18th January 2017, Wednesday
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For Immediate Release


Transmedic Group and Dentalthon Medtech Announce Partnership

Transmedic Group Expands Their Medical Device-related Business into Dental Industry by Partnering with Dentalthon Medtech


Singapore (January 18, 2017) – Transmedic Group, a major distributor of the medical equipment in Asia has officially announced today that they have invested substantially into Dentalthon Medtech Pte Ltd, a Singapore incorporated company that designs and fabricates MBrace Clear Aligners. Financial terms were not disclosed.

The agreement was signed by Mr Teo Kee Meng, CEO of Transmedic Group and Mr Jasper Tan, CEO of Dentalthon Medtech. The signing was witnessed by Mr Lee Thian Soo (Chairman) and Mr Seah Kerk Chuan, (Executive Director) of Transmedic Group, Prof Teh Bin Tean (Chairman) and Dr John Chin (Non-Executive Director) of Dentalthon Medtech. Guest of honour, Dr. Patrick Tan, Deputy Executive Director of A*Star agency for science, technology and research, biomedical research council was present at the signing ceremony.

Transmedic will provide Dentalthon its regional network, marketing expertise and other resources to expand the clear aligner business. The partnership aims to improve both sales and after-sales service support for its customers regionally. This will also mark Transmedic’s first foray into dental industry with a local dental product, MBrace which has gained significant market share in local clear aligner market.


Dentalthon Medtech Pte Ltd designs and manufactures MBrace, a digitally customized, transparent and removable orthodontic treatment system for the Asian market. MBrace is designed in Singapore using advanced CAD/CAM technology and is constructed with high quality FDA compliant plastic material that enables effective teeth movement to achieve desired results.

Dentalthon has operations in Singapore and it’s product, MBrace, is available in Malaysia, Indonesia and Hong Kong.

For more information about Dentalthon, visit its website at http://mbracealigner.com/



Founded in 1980, Transmedic Pte Ltd has developed its niche in the advanced medical technologies arena and expanded steadily to across 7 regional offices in Southeast Asia and Hong Kong.

Transmedic understands the emergence of informed, tech-savvy patients who use the Internet to research their options for medical treatment. They have endeavoured over the last 3.5 decades to become the top specialist in the advanced medical technologies arena in Asia. Transmedic believes that these technologies can genuinely impact the quality of healthcare and significantly improve patient recovery times.

Transmedic is deeply committed to education, and invest heavily in training for doctors, technology promotion and patient education. They believes in providing the post-sale support and forming long-term links with the best healthcare practitioners in the industry.

For more information about Transmedic, visit its website at http://www.transmedicgroup.com/


For more information please contact:

Elaine Ng / Marketing Executive


+65 6742 9501