This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here
Stocks Under $10 with 50-100% upside potential - 14 days FREE!

CoolSculpting® More Accessible To Patients Through New Financing Agreement With CareCredit

ZELTIQ® Aesthetics, Inc. (NASDAQ: ZLTQ) – the medical technology company that developed CoolSculpting, a non-surgical, clinically proven procedure designed to selectively eliminate diet and exercise resistant fat using a patented cooling technology – today announced a new agreement with CareCredit, a leading healthcare credit card, to provide payment options to patients.

Launched nationwide, the new agreement will provide ZELTIQ’s network of more than 400 physicians the opportunity to offer their patients special financing. Even if patients have the funds available, CareCredit provides payment options for patients to build cosmetic procedures such as CoolSculpting into their monthly budget.

“Although CoolSculpting is thought to be attractively priced by consumers we speak with, this program provides payment options that patients have requested,” said Mark Foley, Interim President and Chief Executive Officer of ZELTIQ. “Thanks to this strong relationship with CareCredit, CoolSculpting will further expand the aesthetic category by providing those considering treatment with more choices on how to budget and benefit from our differentiated procedure.”

“CareCredit is a healthcare credit card that provides patients with a revolving line of credit, specifically for elective procedures like CoolSculpting,” said Tony Seymour, Senior Vice President, Sales, CareCredit. “For over 25 years, we have provided payment options that patients value and enable them to get the care they want and need for themselves and their family members. We look forward to working with CoolSculpting practices and their patients.”

CareCredit is currently accepted by over 150,000 providers. Patients can apply for CareCredit in the CoolSculpting provider’s office, online at carecredit.com, or via their mobile devices with the SmartPhone enabled application app. Cardholders and providers consistently share feedback about CareCredit’s value and ease-of-use. Results from regular surveys* of more than 1,500 cardholders confirm: more than 96 percent of cardholders say they are highly satisfied with the program and that the service meets or exceeds their expectations; more than 95 percent of both cardholders and providers consistently rate it a fair to excellent value; and more than 86 percent indicate they would recommend to a friend.

1 of 2

Select the service that is right for you!

COMPARE ALL SERVICES
Action Alerts PLUS
Try it NOW

Jim Cramer and Stephanie Link actively manage a real portfolio and reveal their money management tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
  • Weekly roundups
TheStreet Quant Ratings
Try it NOW
Only $49.95/yr

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
  • Upgrade/downgrade alerts
Stocks Under $10
Try it NOW

David Peltier, uncovers low dollar stocks with extraordinary upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
  • Weekly roundups
Dividend Stock Advisor
Try it NOW

Jim Cramer's protege, David Peltier, identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Alerts when market news affect the portfolio
  • Bi-weekly updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Real Money Pro
Try it NOW

All of Real Money, plus 15 more of Wall Street's sharpest minds delivering actionable trading ideas, a comprehensive look at the market, and fundamental and technical analysis.

Product Features:
  • Real Money + Doug Kass Plus 15 more Wall Street Pros
  • Intraday commentary & news
  • Ultra-actionable trading ideas
Options Profits
Try it NOW

Our options trading pros provide daily market commentary and over 100 monthly option trading ideas and strategies to help you become a well-seasoned trader.

Product Features:
  • 100+ monthly options trading ideas
  • Actionable options commentary & news
  • Real-time trading community
  • Options TV
To begin commenting right away, you can log in below using your Disqus, Facebook, Twitter, OpenID or Yahoo login credentials. Alternatively, you can post a comment as a "guest" just by entering an email address. Your use of the commenting tool is subject to multiple terms of service/use and privacy policies - see here for more details.
Submit an article to us!
DOW 16,852.52 -59.59 -0.35%
S&P 500 1,967.35 -2.60 -0.13%
NASDAQ 4,453.0480 +10.35 0.23%

Brokerage Partners

Rates from Bankrate.com

  • Mortgage
  • Credit Cards
  • Auto

Free Newsletters from TheStreet

My Subscriptions:

After the Bell

Before the Bell

Booyah! Newsletter

Midday Bell

TheStreet Top 10 Stories

Winners & Losers

Register for Newsletters
Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs