Philips Radiation Oncology Systems

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Company Profile

Royal Philips Electronics NV, one of the world's largest electronics companies, is a worldwide market leader in nuclear medicine imaging equipment and radiation therapy planning systems. Its Philips Healthcare division offers a broad range of nuclear medicine systems that are used primarily in the diagnosis of heart disease and cancer. The Madison operation, Philips Radiation Oncology Systems, is a center of excellence for the development of radiation therapy planning software.

(Note: The Madison R&D site has no dedicated website.)
Business Sectors
Pharmaceuticals   Human Diagnostics
Med or Lab Devices   Lab Reagents or Services  
Drug Manufacturing   Food & Agribusiness  
CRO   Bioinformatics or Software
    Other  
Company History
Geometrics Corp. was founded in 1992 by Mark Gehring, Cameron Sanders, Rock Mackie and Paul Reckwerdt to commercialize the UW Stereotactic Radiosurgery Planning System which they had developed at UW-Madison. This technology evolved into Pinnacle3, a 3-D radiation therapy planning system that offered target localization, radiation dose computation, and treatment plan analysis. In 1996, the company was acquired for $3.9 million by its marketing partner, ADAC Laboratories of Milpitas, CA. In 2000, ADAC was acquired by Royal Philips Electronics NV (Philips) and integrated into its medical systems division (the division is now known as Philips Healthcare).
Philips Radiation Oncology Systems
Address 5520 Nobel Drive, Suite 200
[Map] Fitchburg
WI
53711-4910
Phone 608-298-2100
Fax 608-298-2101
Website
Head Sue Wallace, PhD
Company Statistics
Global Headcount 57
Local Headcount 57
Year Founded 1992
Ownership Operating Unit
Stock Exchange

Parent Company
Divisional Level Philips Healthcare
Senior Level Royal Philips Electronics NV [The Netherlands]
Global Headcount 121,000
Website Link
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Reference Documents
News/Profiles
2010 - Philips Healthcare to Add Jobs [View]