Introducing the Levita
Robotic Surgery Platform

The Levita Robotic Surgery Platform is not yet available for commercial sale.

World's First Magnetic Robotic-Assisted Surgeries Performed with Levita Magnetics' Newest Platform

Our ultimate goal is to globally increase the ability of surgeons and hospitals to provide more patients access to better surgical procedures within their communities.

—Dr. Alberto Rodriguez-Navarro, founder and CEO of Levita Magnetics
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Podcast: Stereotaxis, Levita Magnetics make attractive cases for magnet-powered surgical robot systems

A Device Talks podcast episode featuring Alberto Rodriguez-Navarro, MD, founder and CEO of Levita Magnetics.

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Levita® Magnetics Introduces the First Magnetic Surgical Platform

Designed to magnetically grasp and retract the target tissue in laparoscopic cholecystectomy, bariatric and prostatectomy procedures, eliminating the need for a dedicated trocar and shafted instrumentation that may clutter the operative field and enabling reduced-port procedures.

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We're evolving minimally invasive surgery

At Levita Magnetics, our mission is to enhance patient outcomes by minimizing the footprint of surgical procedures across multiple indications and broad patient populations.

We know surgical innovation

Less Invasive Solutions

With several minimally invasive options available, surgeons and patients are more focused than ever on reducing surgical trauma while maximizing cosmetic results.

Leading the Way

Levita Magnetics is leading the way in developing a shaftless Magnetic Surgery platform that enables a reduced number of trocars in laparoscopic cholecystectomy, bariatric and prostatectomy procedures.

Making a Difference

We are committed to working tirelessly with our physician partners and health care providers to make the use of these new and innovative magnetic surgical platforms commonplace, so that together, we can make a difference in each patient’s quality of life.

Management Team
ALBERTO RODRIGUEZ-NAVARRO, M.D.

Founder, President, CEO

Minimally invasive general surgeon with more than 10 years of clinical experience. Medical inventor with multiple patents and clinical researcher with publications in international journals, especially in the field of post-operatory pain.

GREG LIU

Chief Operating Officer

Twenty-five years of product development and operations experience. Leadership roles at Verily Life Sciences (founding member), Google[x], Google, Acclarent/JnJ, and Guidant/Boston Scientific. BS and MS in Mechanical Engineering from Stanford University.

PAT COGHILL

Senior Director, Operations

Twenty-five years of medical device engineering and operations experience. Held leadership roles in engineering and manufacturing at Heartport, Johnson & Johnson, Concentric Medical and Stryker Neurovascular. BS in Mechanical Engineering from The Ohio State University.

CINDY DOMECUS

Regulatory Strategist

Executive level Regulatory Affairs and Clinical Research professional with over 30 years of experience and expertise. Former Senior Vice President/Vice President of Regulatory Affairs and Clinical Research for Conceptus and Kyphon.

Board of Directors
GLEN FRENCH

Executive Chairman

Current President and CEO of Pulmonx Corporation. Over 30 years of general management, marketing, and sales experience in both large and small companies. Co-founded, built, and sold multiple medical device companies. Formerly President of Pulmonary Endoscopy and Boston Scientific Corporation, and CEO and Co-Founder of Asthmatx and Bronchus Technologies.

FRANK GRILLO

Director

Current President and CEO of AirXpanders, Inc. Over 20 years of general management, marketing and business development experience in the medical device industry.  Previously, President and CEO at MRI Interventions; Vice President, Marketing and New Business Development of Intuitive Surgical Inc.; Vice President, Marketing and Business Development of Kyphon and Vice President, Marketing at Boston Scientific Corporation.

ALBERTO RODRIGUEZ-NAVARRO, M.D.

Founder, President, CEO

Minimally invasive general surgeon with more than 10 years of clinical experience. Medical inventor with multiple patents and clinical researcher with publications in international journals, especially in the field of post-operative pain.

MARIA SAINZ

Director

Current President and CEO of Aegea Medical. Over 25 years of experience in commercial and leadership positions in the medtech industry. Previously served as the President and CEO of Cardiokinetix, President and CEO of Concentric Medical, Inc., and President of the Cardiac Surgery division of Guidant Corporation.

ALEX SEELENBERGER

Co-Founder and Director

Managing Partner at Aurus Capital focusing on early stage biotech, pharma, and medtech investments. Previously worked at Athelera LLC with responsibility for mergers and acquisitions in Latin America and Europe. Served as a consultant for the Boston Consulting Group.

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Levita Magnetics
Menlo Park, California

650-204-0529

General Inquiries:
info@levita.com

Customer Service:
customerservice@levita.com

Media:
media@levita.com

Magnetic Surgery:
www.magneticsurgery.com 

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