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PhotOral has exclusively licensed rom Harvard-Affiiated The Forsyth Institute patented oral light technology that cleans your teeth.

  • Stage Prototype Ready
  • Industry Medical Devices and Equipment
  • Location Lexington, MA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded September 2011
  • Employees 3
  • Website

Company Summary

PhotOral is a science-based company with a mission driven by consumer need. We have exclusively licensed Forsyth Institute’s oral light patent technology portfolio for a blue-light intraoral dental device that prevents and treats oral diseases by eliminating periodontal bacteria, addressing a $7B market. This at home intraoral device will provide a rapid, non-invasive, non-toxic BlueLight™ with full penetration of dental plaque in one minute.


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    Max Goodson, DDS, PhD
    Scientific founder

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    Nikos Soukos
    Scientific Founder

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    Stamatis N Astra
    President & CEO

    Mr. Stamatis N. Astra earned a BS in Economics, magna cum laude, an MBA and an MS in Communications Management, all with honors, from Boston University. He is an experienced start-up executive, currently the CEO of PhotOral, a company with exclusive patented oral light technology, that will clean your teeth with BlueLight™. He serves as the Chairman of the Development Committee at Arion, A Journal of Humanities & The Classics Boston University.


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    Goodwin Procter