Lazarus Medical Technologies

Repositionable Chest Tube(RCT) allows for drainage of unwanted fluid in the chest without multiple tubes reducing pain, recovery time, and costs.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Medical Devices and Equipment
  • Location Salt Lake City, UT, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded June 2011
  • Employees 7
  • Website

Company Summary

Lazarus Medical Technologies, LLC (LMT) is developing a propriety, leading edge chest drainage system called the Repositionable Chest Tube™(RCT). This technology is highly differentiated relative to current commercially available products, and the company expects it to be superior in removing unwanted fluid from the chest cavity in terms of efficiency with reduced hospital stay and mortality.


  • Harrison M Lazarus

    Holds 25 medical device patents. Invented/commercialized 5 surgical products including: The peritoneal lavage kit used on Ronald Reagan after assassination attempt – sold to Baxter Multiple. Endovascular aortic grafts – sold to Guidant for $90 million – licenses to Medtronic and Endologix. Internationally respected vascular surgeon.

  • C.O.O and Chief Engineer

    20 years experience in design and development of medical devices from concept through manufacturing process.Familiar with product development, validation and risk management strategies. Well versed in intellectual property protection and record keeping strategies

  • Amy Lanzel
    Sales Representative

    sales representative for the Intermountain West. She has over 15 years of experience in bringing new healthcare products to market is critical care settings. Interactive Medical’s specialty areas are in cardiac and general surgery operating room disposables.

  • Shawn Fojtik

    Founder of several funded companies such as Pinyon Medical, which sold to Coviden in 2008 as well as founding Control Medical, CIRCA scientific, Distal Access, Occam, and Axiom, which sold to Teleflex in 2012.

  • Annette McClellan

    Founder and CEO of Azalea Biomedical sold in 2012, founded Biomedical Engineering Solutions as an incubator for medical devices.

  • Advisor

    has 35+ years senior level technical and business management experience. An active member of Park City Angels. He serves as a board member of Veritrack Inc. and iVeena Delivery systems Inc. He serves as aCEO and then COO of Pen Blade, Inc.


  • Jeffery Harvey - Harvey Law PC
    Robert Cole - CBIz

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