Focus on lithotripsy, be ready for endourology

The Modularis urology system meets your clinical needs. Designed for lithotripsy, it is also open for virtually all urological procedures and more.


What our customer say

Prashant K. Pattnaik, MD

“Having more than 1,500 lithotripsy patients per year, I would always prefer Siemens Modularis Variostar for its efficacy, its leading position in electromagnetic shockwave technology and Siemens’ good service backup.”

Prashant K. Pattnaik, MD
Professor and Chief Urologist and Managing Director
Dr. Pattnaik’s Hospital and S.S. Urological Institute, Mumbai, India2

Excellent stone disintegration

Advantages of the large shock wave focus of Modularis:

  • Best possible hit rate – stone is always in large focus area even during respiration
  • Patient-gentle treatment – low energy density per area reduces risk of side effects
  • Better stone disintegration with fewer side effects

Flexible positioning of shock wave head

Urological Procedures Modularis - Flexible positioning of shock wave head

Advantages of the shock wave head of Modularis:

  • Easily adjustable to the optimal therapy position
  • Under-table and over-table1 therapy positions
  • Patients can always be treated in supine position2

Gel position

Urological Procedures Modularis - Gel position

Advantages of the gel position1 of Modularis:

  • Contact-free stone localization
  • Easy gel application, air bubbles are prevented
  • Motorized coupling

Mobile C-arm

Flat detector and image intensifier mobile Cios C-arms. All available in the broad Siemens Healthineers portfolio.


Urological Procedures Modularis - Lithotripsy
Urological Procedures Modularis - Lithotripsy

Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy (ESWL) for:

  • Urological stone treatment in the kidney, ureter, and bladder
  • Gastroenterological stone treatment in the bile duct3


Endourologic applications

Urological Procedures Modularis - Percutaneous interventions
Urological Procedures Modularis - Transurethral procedures

Endourologic applications such as:

  • Percutaneous interventions like percutaneous nephrostomy (PCN) and percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PCNL)
  • Transurethral procedures like ureterorenoscopy (URS), retrograde pyelography, double-J stent insertion

Orthopedic cases

Urological Procedures Modularis - Extracorporeal shock wave therapy
Urological Procedures Modularis - Extracorporeal shock wave therapy (ESWT)

Extracorporeal shock wave therapy (ESWT) for orthopedic applications3 like pain therapy, pseudarthrosis, superficial plaques, and more.

1 Option

2 The statements by Siemens customers described herein are based on results that were achieved in the customer’s unique setting. Since there is no “typical” hospital and many variables exist (e.g. hospital size, case mix, level of IT adoption) there can be no guarantee that other customers will achieve the same results.

3 This application use is not approved for every country.

Modularis is not commercially available in all countries. Due to regulatory reasons its future availability cannot be guaranteed. Please contact your local Siemens organization for further details.

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