UTC 1000 TENS Combo Product Review

utc-1000-ultrasoundThe UTC 1000 Ultrasound/TENS Combo is a uniquely shaped hand-held TENS unit that combines ultrasound therapy and transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation in a single professional grade device.

UTC 1000 Ultrasound/TENS Combo Product Features



This therapy unit includes the following features:

  •  The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved this device for pain relief and treatment of injury and post-surgical rehabilitation.
  • The device has fourteen pre-set TENS delivery programs, each of which works in conjunction with a one Megahertz strength of ultrasound.
  • The machine is powered by a medical grade power adapter.
  • The acoustic frequency of the device is fixed at one Megahertz, plus or minus ten percent of that fixed output.
  • The output of the generator is fixed at two Watts, plus or minus ten percent of that fixed output.
  • The wave shape is modulated at twenty Hertz, plus or minus ten percent of that fixed output. The device delivers a collimated beam.
  • The UTC 1000 Ultrasound/TENS Combo unit offers five separate levels of output intensity, allowing the operator to choose five percent, twenty percent, fifty percent, eighty percent, or one hundred percent intensity. At one hundred percent, the actual intensity is half a Watt per square half inch of treated area.
  • The timer runs on ten minute intervals, counting down the treatment time for any given session.
  • The AER (actual radiating area) of treatment covers approximately two square inches of skin and the muscle beneath.
  • The applicator is constructed of durable stainless steel.
  • The characteristics of TENS output include CV (constant voltage), a one Volt resolution of reading, and output maximum of eighty Volts pp, or one kiloOhm.
  • The device delivers a single pulse that is directional, with measurements of seventeen inches by seventeen inches by four inches deep.
  •  The frequency of TENS delivery can be adjusted within a range from two hertz to one hundred and fifty Hertz.
  • The duration of TENS pulse can be adjusted within a range from sixty microseconds to two hundred and fifty microseconds.
  • The device has seven preset programs each for U mode and for C mode.

What Buyers Like About the UTC 1000 Ultrasound/TENS Combo

Users particularly enjoy these features when they operate the unit:

  • The backlit LCD screen makes it easy to apply the correct treatment and monitor the treatment session.
  • The power adapter eliminates the need to keep fresh batteries on hand, or the worry that batteries will run out during a treatment session.
  • Combining TENS stimulation and ultrasound stimulation are singularly effective in treating musculoskeletal problems in patients. Treatment is effective in a wide range of body parts and areas.

What Buyers Don’t Like About the UTC 1000 Ultrasound/TENS Combo

The wand shaped applicator may be unfamiliar to operators familiar with leads and electrodes, but users quickly become accustomed to the benefits of using the hand-held applicator.


The UTC 1000 Ultrasound/TENS Combo is a professional grade therapy device that offers dual delivery of ultrasound and TENS stimulation to treat patients with musculoskeletal issues. Please use our live chat to Buy Medical Supplies and speak to a doctor or staff member that can help you choose the right Tens unit  for you.