Innovators presented their surgical platform products in various stages of development at this year’s AdvaMed MedTech Conference as part of the Medtech Innovator Program, offering a view of the future of ORs across the world.
As mentioned, there are some running themes throughout these devices and the stories that startup leaders tell. They all describe value as improving patient quality and satisfaction, increasing access and ease of training, as well as reducing costs and waste for all stakeholders. They all think about data capture and how to provide real-time information to surgeons. Most important, they haven’t forgotten that a wide net of clinical value must come first.
Here are five of the most promising early-stage firms developing surgical innovations.