1987
First Idea - Aptos Wire (wire scalpel)

Aptos Wire is applied mainly to eliminate deep wrinkles on the face and neck, treatment of atrophic and retracted scars, as well as for “smoothing out” subdermal tissues when having cellulitis or unsuccessful liposuction. By means of special Wire Scalpel, it is possible to cut down mid dermal ligaments without skin cuts and eliminate it.

1996
First Patent - Aptos Suture

These methods are ideal for men and women who are accustomed to active lifestyle and do not want to spend time on prolong rehabilitation period after surgeon procedure.

1998
First Aptos Threads

First Manufacturer of Barbed Suture in the world. First Aptos thread is manufactured in Moscow, Russia.

2000
Man of the Year

Dr. Marlen Sulamanidze was awarded with the title of “Man of the Year” in Singapore.

Man of the Year

Story

2001
Gold Medal on 18th International Congress of French Society of Aesthetic Surgery

Aptos received a Gold Medal on the 18th International Congress of French Society of Aesthetic Surgery

18th International Congress of French Society of Aesthetic Surgery

Golden medal

2001
First manufacture in Europe

Aptos created manufacture in Italy – Aptos Happy lift receives CE mark

2001
First Manufacrure in USA

Aptos Feather Lift – first manufacture in USA

2002
World Leader of cosmetic Surgery

Aptos was awarded as “World Leader of cosmetic Surgery” in Bombay.

World Leader of cosmetic Surgery

Award “World Leader of cosmetic Surgery”.

2003
Aptos Products - Second Generation

Aptos Thread 2G, Aptos Spring, Aptos Needle 2G, Aptos Needle 2/0, Aptos Needle 3/0, Aptos Needle 4/0

2003
FDA approval

Aptos Feather Lift Thread that is manufactured in USA receives FDA approval.

2005
Aptos Absorbable Threads

Light Lift Thread 2G, Light Lift Spring, Light Lift Needle 2G, Light Lift Suture

Plastic Surgeon of the Year

G. Sulamanidze received Russian national award “Lancet” in the category of “Plastic Surgeon of the Year”

2005
Gold Medal on "Eureka"

Aptos methods received a gold medal on the World Exhibition of Innovation, Research and New Technology in Brussels

"Eureka"

M. Sulamanidze and G. Sulamanidze received an award for the invention of the threads “Eureka”

2008
Gold Lancet

Dr. George Sulamanidze received Russian national award “Gold Lancet” in the category of “Plastic Surgeon of the Year”

2011
New Line - Excellence Visage, Excellence Body

Excellence Visage and Excellence Body are unique Aptos products for face and body lifting and armouring with specially designed barbs along bioabsorbable threads.

2012
New Line of Aptos threads - Nano Vitis, Nano Spring

Aptos Nano makes impossible possible: smoothing out wrinkles on any type of skin. It’s the most delicate and minimally invasive method among the Aptos techniques.

2014
CE Mark and ISO

Aptos received CE Mark and ISO  EN ISO 13485:2012 ISO 13485:2003 certificates for Georgian-German manufacture.

2015
Aptos Products get more sophisticated

Aptos Thread 2G Soft, Light Lift Thread 2G Soft, Aptos Needle  2G Soft, Light Lift Needle 2G Soft, Aptos Spring Soft, Light Lift Spring Soft

"Best treatment “

K. Sulamanidze received the award “Best treatment “

2015
XXXI Economic Leadership Awards Ceremony of the Union of National Business Ratings

Aptos has been awarded as the best exporter of the year on XXXI Economic Leadership Awards Ceremony of the Union of National Business Ratings of Georgia.

XXXI Economic Leadership Awards Ceremony of the Union of National Business Ratings

 

 

2015
Best Clinical Case in Facial Defect Reconstruction

Dr. Konstantin Sulamanidze was awarded for a best result in Facial Defect Reconstruction at 3rd Anti-Aging conference, Beauty Trophy 2015-2016 at AMEC 2015, Paris, France.

2016
Best Tightening Threads

Aptos was awarded as Best Tightening Threads 2016-2017 at 4th Anti-Aging Beauty & Trophy at AMEC 2016, Paris, France.

2017
New Revolutionary Product Line