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Learn more about the benefits of OptoWire® as a pressure guidewire to diagnose and treat with confidence at TCT 2019 (Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics 2019) by attending Opsens’ complimentary lunch  and educational symposium.
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The OptoWire features a large nitinol core with excellent torque response and deliverability. With the OptoWire you can diagnose and treat your patients with confidence. Opsens second generation fiber optic pressure guidewire is designed to provide the lowest drift in the industry while reducing procedural costs with the ability to deliver the PCI over the same guidewire. 

Leading experts in coronary physiology will demonstrate the clinical utility of coronary physiology assessments and the second generation fiber optic pressure guidewire in various clinical situations.

Educational Lunch Symposium “Simplifying Complex PCI Guided by a 2nd Generation Fiber-Optic Physiology Guidewire” Sponsored by Opsens Medical

Thursday, September 26, 2019
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. PT
Presentation Theater 3, Exhibition Level, Moscone Center South
747 Howard St, San Francisco, CA 94103
Complimentary lunch will be served.


Morton J. Kern, MD, MSCAI, FAHA, FACC (Program Chair)
Professor of Medicine, University of California Irvine, Orange, California USA
Chief of Medicine, Long Beach Veterans Administration Health Care System, Long Beach, California USA

Ziad A Ali, MD, DPhil
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Louis V Gerstner Scholar
Victoria and Esther Aboodi Cardiovascular Scientist

Director, Intravascular imaging and Physiology, Director, Cardio-renal program, Columbia University Medical Center, New York City, New York USA
Director, Angiographic Core Laboratory, Cardiovascular Research Foundation, New York City, NY, USA

Jung-Min AHN, MD
Heart Institute, ASAN Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea

Barry Uretsky, MD, MSCAI
Director, Interventional Cardiology, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas USA
Director, Interventional Cardiology, Central Arkansas Veteran’s Health System, Little Rock, Arkansas USA

Evan Shlofmitz, DO
Interventional Cardiology Fellow, MedStar Washington Hospital Center, Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC USA


  • 11:30 a.m. – Welcome – Morton KERN
  • 11:40 a.m. – Coronary Physiology Has Evolved. Where is it Going? – Ziad ALI
  • 11:50 a.m. – Too Many Indices! How to Keep it Simple – Jung-Min AHN
  • 12:00 p.m. – Coronary Physiology – From Diagnosis to Treatment Confirmation – Barry URETSKY
  • 12:10 p.m. – Case-based Discussion: Rely on Simplicity for Complex PCI with 2nd Gen Fiber Optic – Evan SHLOFMITZ
  • 12:20 p.m. – Take-home Message – Morton KERN

To register for this complimentary lunch symposium, please click here.

Note: You must first register with the conference and obtain a conference badge to attend this lunch symposium.