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AppliedVR Receives FDA Breakthrough Device Designation to Treat Pain with Digital Therapeutic


October 21, 2020

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 21, 2020 -- AppliedVR, a pioneer advancing the next generation of digital medicine, today announced its EaseVRx product received Breakthrough Device designation from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for treating treatment-resistant fibromyalgia and chronic intractable…


Virtual Reality May Ease Chronic Pain


September 10, 2020

Virtual reality (VR) for chronic pain has produced promising results but faces important challenges, a literature review suggested. "Despite scientific evidence, access to VR devices is limited due to cost and reluctance in embracing technology or innovation," said Rajat Lamington,…


Geisinger Teams Up with AppliedVR to Better Manage Chronic Pain in the Home


August 24, 2020

Geisinger Health System — known as one of the most innovative and home-focused health systems in the country — is testing out a new way of easing chronic pain. As a means to engage with patients and better manage their…


First in Human: Assessing Pain With Wearables; ‘Opioid-Sparing’ VR Technology


August 13, 2020

This is a recurring column on clinical research in the early stages of development, which is referred to as phase 1. These are treatments being used for the first time in a small number of human patients to determine safety,…


Finding Pain Relief in a Virtual World


August 12, 2020

  I am sitting on a deserted beach in Tasmania, listening to the gently lapping waves. All my worries fade in just 3 minutes. While on my couch, I am touring the famous sites of London. Have I been on…


AppliedVR Testing the Use of At-Home Virtual Reality Therapy for Chronic Pain


July 14, 2020

  Los Angeles-based AppliedVR's virtual reality platform—which uses goggles and headsets to create an immersive, 3D virtual world—has been aimed at alleviating everything from labor pains during childbirth to the pain from burns to discomfort experienced undergoing infusions for cancer…


First Scientific Study Using Virtual Reality to Treat Chronic Pain at Home Finds AppliedVR Platform Feasible, Scalable and Effective


July 09, 2020

Researchers report self-administered, VR-based therapy delivered promising results on multiple chronic pain outcomes, paving way for larger trials LOS ANGELES, July 9, 2020 -- AppliedVR, a pioneer advancing the next generation of digital medicine, today announced results from the first…


AppliedVR Partners with Red One Medical to Empower Caregivers on the Frontlines of the COVID-19 Fight by Providing Comprehensive Virtual Reality Stress Management Tools


May 11, 2020

The partners will cooperate to improve the quality of life of our nation's frontline caregivers through delivery of virtual reality stress management programs LOS ANGELES, May 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- AppliedVR, a leading pioneer of therapeutic virtual reality (VR), today announced…


AppliedVR Commits to Helping U.S. Veterans Facing Healthcare Challenges Through Partnership with VHA Innovation Ecosystem, a division of the United States Department of Veterans Affairs


March 11, 2020

The partners will cooperate to improve the quality of life for our nation’s veterans by exploring the use of drug-free, non-invasive virtual reality programs March 11, 2020 08:15 AM Eastern Daylight Time LOS ANGELES, March 11, 2020 - AppliedVR, a…


AppliedVR and University of California San Francisco S.O.L.V.E. Health Tech Collaborate to Evaluate Barriers in Digital Therapeutics to Help Provide Health Technology Access to Underserved Populations


January 27, 2020

The collaboration is a joint effort to help ensure that no patient is left behind in the digital health revolution  LOS ANGELES and SAN FRANCISCO, January 27, 2019 – AppliedVR, a leading pioneer of therapeutic virtual reality (VR), and S.O.L.V.E. Health…