In 1996 Swedish oncology nurse Yvonne Olofsson and engineer John Kern patented a scalp cooling system to reduce chemotherapy-induced hair loss. The device they developed was named DigniCap with the name inspired by the Latin word dignitas meaning dignity.


Dignitana AB
Traktorgränden 3 226 60 Lund
+46  46 16 30 90

Dignitana – Operations
10925 Estate Lane, W-185, Dallas, TX 75238
+1 469 917 5555 – Administrative
+1 877-350-2150 – Patients

Dignitana S.r.l.
Corso di Porta Nuova, 46
20121 Milan, Italy

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Healthcare Providers

Interested in getting DigniCap at your facility? Please contact us HERE or call +1 877 350 2150.


Please visit the DigniCap website to access the Patient Support Center. CLICK HERE.

Service and Complaints

To schedule preventative maintenance or order additional supplies, CLICK HERE.

To report a device issue/concern, CLICK HERE.



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Dignitana AB
Traktorgränden 3
226 60 Lund, Sweden
+46 46 16 30 90

10925 Estate Lane, Suite 185
Dallas, TX 75238
+1 469-917-5555

Dignitana S.r.l.
Corso di Porta Nuova, 46
20121 Milan, Italy