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Irradia develops and manufactures medical laser instruments, and actively and consistently acquires knowledge and scientific expertise in order to educate and promote health care practicioners in their quest to improve the quality of life for hundreds of thousands of people worldwide every day.
Founded in 1977, Irradia is a Swedish, family-owned business that develops and manufactures therapeutic, surgical, and cosmetic laser instruments. With 30 years in the fields of laser technology, science, and medicine, Irradia is one of the most trusted and experienced manufacturers of medical and therapeutic lasers in the world. The scientific advisor of Irradia, Lars Hode, is a world authority in the field of laser therapy. He has co-authored the widely known and cited reference books ǃ?The Laser Therapy handbookǃ? and ǃ?Laser Therapy, Clinical Practice and Scientific Backgroundǃ? (Tun?�r & Hode, Prima Books, Stockholm, Sweden). Lars Hode's son, Tomas Hode, PhD, is the chairman of the board of Irradia International, and president of Irradia USA.
The CEO of Irradia USA, Peter Jenkins, holds an MBA from the University of Western Sydney and, prior to entering the field of laser therapy, served 12 years in the Royal Australian Air Force as an Avionics Technician. Peter has a vast experience in the field of laser therapy, and he is, among many other things, a founding member of the Australian Medical Laser Association, Australia�?s premier representative body for those involved in laser medicine and photobiomodulation, and he is a member of Stan-dards Australia Committee HE-003-12, which is responsible for Australian Standard �?AS/NZS 4173: Guide to the safe use of lasers in healthcare.