Augmeto

Augmeto is a virtual reality company in the healthcare industry. They are a medical platform to help reduce drug consumption in the United States by providing technological alternative treatments. Currently they provide amputees drug-free solutions to solve phantom pain based on mirror therapy. 

Augmeto usees Leap Motion with Oculus Rift to identify the missing limb, render it using 3D models and mirror movements from the existing limb for the patient to engage in several exercise to trick the brain that the limb is still present. Their solutions provide relaxation of the nerves, alleviating the pain and to help eliminate phantom pain over time without the side effects of drugs.   

The mission of Augmeto is to improve the quality of life for amputees including veterans by offering drug-free solutions to the phantom pain. 

Augmeto’s EIR: Louise Kirkbride

Posted on October 22, 2018 .