Technologies at Medtech Startups, December/January

Below is a list of the medical technologies under development at startups identified in December 2014 and January 2015 and included in the Medtech Startups Database:

  • Device to enable office-based placement of tympanostomy tubes.
  • Surgical wound closure device technology
  • Pelvic neuromodulation for urinary incontinence, fecal incontinence, chronic pelvic pain, others.
  • Device designed to treat blood plasma to improve its ability to remove lipids from atherosclerotic plaque.
  • Regenerative medicine
  • Patient-specific surgical instruments for treatment of joint injuries.
  • Surgical sensors/probes, including gamma probe for use during radiosurgically-guided procedures.
  • Biodegradable medical implants.
  • Novel device to monitor inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract.
  • Surgical instrumentation including surgical perforation guide.
  • Technology for improved treatment of atrial fibrillation.

For a historical listing of technologies identified at startups, see link.