Headquartered in Silicon Valley, Levita Magnetics was founded by innovator and surgeon Dr. Alberto Rodriguez-Navarro. Our team of clinicians and engineers are pioneers in the medical industry, transforming surgical care for all patients.
We developed the first and only Magnetic Surgery® platform, enhancing surgical outcomes for patients. Now we’re launching the Magnetic-Assisted Robotic Surgery (MARS™) platform, designed to deliver the clinical benefits of Magnetic Surgery with additional benefits to surgeons and hospitals.
Ready to join our mission?
ALBERTO RODRIGUEZ-NAVARRO, M.D.
Founder, President, CEO
Minimally invasive general surgeon with over a decade of clinical experience and inventor of Magnetic Surgery. Medical inventor with multiple patents and clinical research with publications in international journals, especially in the field of post-operatory pain.
Chief Operating Officer
25 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.
Vice President, R&D
20 years of research & development experience. Leadership roles at Auris Health, Johnson & Johnson, and Optotune. MS in Micro-Engineering from EPF Lausanne. PhD in Mechanical Engineering from ETH Zurich.
Senior Director, Operations
30 years of medical device engineering and operations experience. Held leadership roles in engineering and operations at Stryker Neurovascular, Concentric Medical, Johnson & Johnson, and Heartport. Earned BS in Mechanical Engineering from The Ohio State University.
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.
Levita Magnetics is a privately-backed startup with established commercial presence and an early-stage atmosphere. We’re based in Menlo Park, California with offices in Santiago, Chile.
We’re continuously building a world-class team to design, manufacture, and commercialize next generation surgical solutions.
Join us as we take the next step into providing more people broader access to better surgery with our new Robotic Surgical Assistant platform.
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