Optim Partners with NTENT as the Preferred Vendor for Flexible Endoscopy

Optim LLC, a premier manufacturer of proprietary flexible endoscopes for use in the visual diagnosis of Ear-Nose-and-Throat (“ENT”) disorders, announced today it has been chosen by NTENT as the Preferred Vendor for new and replacement ENT endoscopy equipment.  NTENT is headquartered in Dallas, TX, the physician-led company operates 82 treatment centers, including 323 ENT and Oculoplastic surgeons.

“We’re happy to have been selected by NTENT as a partner in their focus on delivering innovative and comprehensive patient care,” stated Doug Hughes, President and CEO of Optim. “Our patented ENTity-XL enables clinicians to treat patients with an easy-to-use, high quality imaging system backed by first-rate customer support.”

The ENTity Series of flexible Nasopharyngoscopes are designed as an optimal system for clinicians to diagnose and manage airway, voice, and swallowing disorders.  The ENTity Series features the company’s proprietary self-contained LED illumination system, providing practitioners with a high-quality, easy-to-use imaging device that can be employed in nearly any health care setting without ancillary equipment common to other endoscopy systems.


NTENT, formed by 8 independent ENT’s in 1995 is now the largest independent single specialty physician’s association of its kind in the nation.  The company is based in Dallas, Texas and focuses on working together to improve the quality of care and patient outcomes through the measurement of patient satisfaction and clinical integration.  Through NTENT, physicians remain independent by utilizing business support services and large group discounts.  With the recent expansion of NTENT to all states as part of a group purchasing focused on independent ENT and Oculoplastic physicians, we now have over 300 members and continue to grow.  For more information on NTENT, visit www.ntent.org.