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Entac Medical LLC

Developing a noninvasive, Class II device that predicts whether a surgical patient will develop postop ileus. The global market is greater than $1 billion.

  • Stage Prototype Ready
  • Industry Medical Devices and Equipment
  • Location Memphis, TN, US
  • Currency USD
  • Founded 2012
  • Employees 3

Company Summary

Entac Medical is developing medical devices for predictive and diagnostic medicine based on a novel platform technology, Previs Audio Spectral Analysis (patents pending). Its first application, PrevisEA, is a late stage, Class II device that is clinically proven to predict post-op ileus (POI) in surgical patients. Predicting POI is a $1 billion global market with no competition. Additional applications and generations of PASAT are being planned.


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    Chief Executive Officer

    Involved in healthcare investing and capital formation for over 20 years on both the buy- and sell-side as well as startup operations. Founded the Lyons Share Group, a consulting firm assisting small healthcare companies and advise money managers on the healthcare sector. CFO for several startup and established healthcare companies. Managed $3B in healthcare equities for Wachovia Asset. MBA Duke University. Chartered Financial Analyst.

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    Chief Medical Officer

    Dr. Cromwell is nationally recognized colorectal surgeon and is currently Chief of GI, Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery at the Univ of Iowa. He is a leading authority on Predictive Medicine and the inventor of Previs. His research includes ileus and treatment of rectal cancer. Dr. Cromwell has published numerous articles and chapters and is a reviewer for several leading medical journals including the the American Journal of Surgery.

  • Andrew began his career in public accounting with Coopers & Lybrand. Leaving there in 1998, he worked as a financial advisor. Andrew formed Addison Capital Advisors in January 2004 for the purpose of providing CFO services to early stage and start up companies. In January 2011, he began serving as CEO of one of the portfolio companies, Telco Television Corporation. Mr. Forsdick was recognized in 2007 as Top 40 Under 40 in Memphis, TN.

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    Richard F. Jones

    Richard is a serial entrepreneur in technology and healthcare. He co-founded and was CEO of Medicor, focused on the development of a sensor platform, the first FDA approved solution for verifying the efficacy of electro-surgical instruments in the OR. The company was sold after operating for successfully for five years. Richard is currently Co-founder of TMetrics Group, a strategic consultancy and an advisor to IPX, an IP-centric hedge fund.

  • Imgmarkhamm
    Technology Advisor

    Mark helps Fortune 500 and tech startups with commercializing innovation in new markets and developing platforms for growth as a Partner with Jetavate Partner and HammVentures. Mark most recently served as FedEx VP Innovation for four years, where his team built new global innovation capabilities , in sensor-based logistics. Mark has an MBA from Northwestern, and a BA Computer Science from Rutgers. He is an inventor on several patents.

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    Bruce Brandes
    Business Advisor

    Bruce has over 25 years of experience in executive management in technologies transforming clinical and financial outcomes in healthcare. He is currently EVP of Valence Health, a services company supporting the industry's transition from fee-for-service to value-based care. He pioneered the adoption of mobility in healthcare as CSO at AirStrip, held senior positions at HealthStream, Eclipsys (sold to Allscripts), ESI (sold to McKesson) and IBM.