Top 10 Startups Selected
Founder - Ramon Cestero
Advanced Surgical Retractor Systems, Inc. (ASR Systems) is a Texas-based C corporation based in San Antonio, TX. We are dedicated to the design, development, and commercialization of innovative surgical retractor systems, and our mission is to advance the way surgeons operate and improve patient outcomes.
Founder - Sandra Saldana
Alva Health is developing a neuromonitoring platform and our first indication is real-time monitoring of stroke. Ischemic stroke affects 700,000 Americans each year and is the leading cause of disability, resulting in $67B annual avoidable healthcare spend due to delays in symptom recognition and treatment.
Founder - Alex Harb
LENA enables Health Systems, providers and health plans to deploy remote Personal Assistant to at risk patient populations for health navigation that makes health simpler and improves outcomes.
Founder - Lorenna Feliz Santos
DiaM started because our CEO, who is the mother of two children with Type One Diabetes, saw how the lack of real-time connection to doctors, limited resources, and hardships of managing/self-care with Diabetes was affecting her children.
Founder - Feyisope Eweje
Clinicians face a significant challenge in determining the appropriate level of respiratory support for critically-ill patients: a moving target that requires a continuous view into the patients’ respiratory status to respond to trends or changes before it’s too late.
Founder - Benga Adeeko, P.E.
NewGait gives hope to those who have lost it. Many patients are given few options when they have mobility problems; use one of the old outdated legacy solutions or spend thousands of dollars on a complicated high-tech device.
Founder - Kristina Jones
Guardianlane.com is a children's mental health platform that is innovating how children access grief counseling. Children watch, create, and share fun creative grief projects, creating their own social healing network. Featured counselors are also available for 1:1 tele-counseling sessions.
Founder - Maria Artunduaga
Respira Labs is a Machine Learning-enabled platform that uses intelligent patches and a patented acoustic resonance technology to monitor, predict and prevent lung disease.
Sayenza Biosciences, Inc
Founder - Derek Banyard
Headquartered in Orange County, CA, Sayenza Bio was founded by Dr. Derek Banyard who left plastic surgery residency at UC Irvine to found this company after receiving grants from the California Institute of Regenerative Medicine and Plastic Surgery Foundations and realizing the immense potential of this novel technology.
Founder - Alex Arevalos
At Starling Medical, we are a digital health device company based in Houston, Texas developing a revolutionary new way for the 3 million US patients with severe neurogenic bladder dysfunction to empty their bladders quickly and easily with our tech-enabled urinary catheter prosthesis.
We are looking for:
Start-ups that have raised less than $1,000,000
Medical Device Start-ups
Digital Health Start-ups
Black and LatinX Founders