“Photonics” is a private, innovative company founded with the goal to develop and bring to the Russian market  advanced new-generation medical laser systems for soft (stLase) and hard (atLase) tissue surgery. Since 2011 “Photonics” has become a Skolkovo resident company and taken part in the technology platform program “Medicine of the Future”.

"Photonics" is developing a laser system in close partnership with international companies "Dental Photonics" and "Laser Abrasive Technologies", as well as leading Russian institutes and organizations: St. Petersburg State University of Information Technologies, Mechanics and Optics (ITMO), St. Petersburg state Medical University named after Academician Pavlov, Nizhny Novgorod medical Academy and the Association of Laser Dentistry Russia.

In the U.S. "Dental Photonics" has already started selling modular laser system under the brand ALTA ™ (link).

Main advantages of the new laser systems are their compactness, multi-functionality, ergonomics, as well as relatively low cost. Initial therapeutic indication – surgery in dentistry; prospective indication: surgical intervention in gynecology, obstetrics, otorhinolaryngology, proctology and other. In 2011, the company completed the R&D and technical testing of laser system for soft tissue surgery stLase. In 2012 the first product was registered in Russia and 5 pilot units were released. In 2013 the Company began to make first domestic sales.