JPNM Physics

Gamma Cameras

Created October 25, 1995;
Version 26 modified March 21, 1997;

NEWSFLASH: GE and Elscint MERGE!!


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Manufacturer Information Directory

Applications and TrainingComputers and Software
Executive/ManagementNew CompaniesCorporate Links and Contact Info
Public Relations, Sales, and ServiceUsers and other contacts


Gamma Camera DevelopmentNew FeaturesAttenuation Correction

Gamma Camera Manufacturers - Applications and Training

Local ApplicationsApplications Guru(s)Computing PhysicistR&D Head
Computers
Webmaster
ADAC LaboratoriesLenny CarloDebbie ShultzHorace Hines
Digital Scintigraphics
ElscintPhyllis AnnPaul BlevinsMeir AizenAharon PeretzJerry Arenson
General Electric
Hitachi
Park MedicalMargie WilsonChris MatthewsGary Purves
Picker800 numberJim AltonJay BrackJay Brack Identity unknown
SiemensJohn EdwardsBrian Knight
Tony King
Chris Kot
Brett JacksonBrad Pratt
847-304-7508
SMV AmericaPaula McLeanPaula McLeanLonnie MixonJeff CochranKevin Boyle
Toshiba
Trionix

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Gamma Camera Manufacturers - Executives and Managers

Corporate
President
Nuclear Division
President
Marketing
Vice President
Service
Vice President
ADAC LaboratoriesDavid LoweTim HenningJeff Nelson
Digital Scintigraphics
ElscintJonathan Adereth
Elscint Ltd.
Pres and CEO
Nathan Hemony
General ElectricJeff Immelt
GEMS
Pres and CEO
HitachiGary Enos
800-852-2080
FAX:914-524-9716
Nuc med e-mail
Park MedicalC. Richard Mullen
514-633-9988
Robert Cohen
PickerCary NolanJames Fulton
General Manager Nuclear
Josh Gurewitz
Marketing Manager
Larry Kincaid
SiemensThomas J. Miller
(Imaging Systems VP)
Barbara FrancioseRandy WeatherheadDale Leanor
SMV AmericaRandy SommerdykeRandy SommerdykeBill BishopGarry Claassen
Toshiba
TrionixChun Lim

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Gamma Camera Manufacturers - Gamma Camera Development

Product ManagerClinical DevelopmentCamera MarketingEngineering ManagerChief Physicist
ADAC LaboratoriesIan FarmerHorace Hines
Digital Scintigraphics
ElscintIsrael Ohana
General ElectricJames G. Colsher, Ph.D.
Manager - New Technology &
Advanced Apps
414-548-5009
Hitachi
Park MedicalRaffi KayayanVuk BartulovicChris Matthews
PickerFrank ValentinoFrank ValentinoCarl KellerAl PerusakHugh Morgan
SiemensW. Brad Pratt
847-304-7508 (ecam)
Kathy Karlovich (other cam)
Simon DeBruinReinhout VogtWillem SimsicEric Woronowicz
847-304-7192
SMV AmericaKevin BoyleJohn Engdahl
410-955-6310
410-750-2710
VP Clinical Science
John Engdahl
New Venture Development
Jeff Cochran(name unknown - not Engdahl)
Toshiba
TrionixChun Lim

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Gamma Camera Manufacturers - Public Relations, Sales, and Service

Corporate
Public Relations
Local Sales RepRegional Sales ManagerLocal ServiceRegional Service
Manager
ADAC LaboratoriesKen Fitzgerald
800-729-2322 ext 4022
E-mail
Joanne LockwoodKim RuttyJohn Ferraro
Digital Scintigraphics
ElscintSamuel AdamsAvi Sassoon
General ElectricCharles Young
Global Com. Manager
GEMS
414-544-3530
Brian Prejna
800-333-2221
800-525-1516; 15554
HitachiCharles Rohland
Eastern Regional Manager
301-506-2781 Page
Park MedicalFritzel Dehn
800-500-1472 (3886)
617-545-9572
FAX: 617-545-2456
or 800-755-7627
Tom MarchantSteve Letourneau
PickerRob SpademanRobert BontempsRobert HughesBill FarrellBuzz Bussiere
SiemensPaul OttosonSteve DaweRick FahrenkrugCarl Stam/Fred RoogJohn Copeman
Bob Gill (National)
SMV AmericaRobert Ripley, Director
Corp Communications
Marc Massaro
800-664-0848
ext 2026
Randy RadkeJoe Parker
Howard Gibbons
John Leary
Larry Sciongay
ToshibaSteve Whalen
TrionixMichael MurphyMichael Sullivan
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Gamma Camera Manufacturers - Corporate Contacts, Equipment Users, Camera Specifications

UsersCorporate ContactsSpecifications
Corp.
Link
Posted
Copy
ADAC Laboratoriesxxx
Digital Scintigraphics
Elscintxx
General Electric
Hitachi
Park Medicalxxx
Pickerxx
Siemensxx
Sopha Medical Vision, Americaxx
Toshibaxxx (UG post)
Trionixxx

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Currently Available Gamma Cameras

Dual HeadSingle Head
(Rectangular)
Single Head
(circular)
Triple HeadOther Designs
ADAC LabsVertex Epic
Digital ScintigraphicsAnnulus
ElscintVaricam
Helix
SP-6SP-4
General ElectricMillennium
Maxxus
XRTQuad head
England
HitachiV250DSP (variable)
260DSP (fixed)
260DS (fixed)
150DSP
160DSP (fixed); 150DS
Park MedicalISOCAM II
PickerPrism 2000XP1000 XP (ring)
1500XP (ring+cantalever)
3000XP
Siemensecam
MultiSPECT 2
Bodyscanner
DiacamOrbiterMultiSPECT 3
SMV AmericaDST
DST-XL
FX-80
DSX
FX-40
Toshiba
TrionixBiadMonadTriad

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New Features on Gamma Cameras

Coded ApertureVariable AngleCurved CrystalNew Crystal
Materials
Coincidence
Acronym
Special Designs
ADAC LabsVertexMCD
Molecular
Coincidence
Detection
Digital ScintigraphicsAnnulus
ElscintVaricamCoDe3
Coincidence
Detection
3
General Electric
HitachiV250DSPCDI
Coincidence
Detection
Imaging (WIP)
Park MedicalMCAT
Modular
Coded
Aperture
Technology
Isocam II
PickerPCD
Positron
Coincidence
Detection
Siemensecam
SMV AmericaDST-XLVCR
Volumetric
Coincidence
Reconstruction
Toshiba
Trionix

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Attenuation Correction Features

External
Source
Geometry
Camera
Configuration
Source
Nuclide
Source Activity (mCi)Reconstruction
Algorithm
Scatter
Correction
ADAC Labs
Digital Scintigraphics
Elscint
General Electric
Hitachi
Park Medical
Picker
Siemens
SMV America
Toshiba
Trionix

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NEW GAMMA CAMERA COMPANIES

Digirad Corporation


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Version 16 modified November 13, 1996;
Version 8 modified July 12, 1996;

Maintained by:

Douglas J. Wagenaar, Ph.D., wagenaar@nucmed.bidmc.harvard.edu