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Poiesis Medical LLC

Poiesis has an FDA-cleared solution to CAUTI, the leading source of hospital acquired infections costing the US health care system $3B annually.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Medical Devices and Equipment
  • Location Jupiter, FL, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded May 2009
  • Employees 5
  • Incorporation Type LLC
  • Website poiesismedical.com

Company Summary

Poiesis Medical was established to develop innovative indwelling urinary catheter technology as the solution to CAUTI, gain clinical and market validation with the goal of establishing a new standard of care, and ultimately to complete a sale to a strategic acquirer.

Two studies at level 1 trauma centers resulted in an 80% reduction in CAUTIs with the Duette™ Dual-Balloon catheter in comparison to the current Foley single balloon catheter

Team

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    Greg D. Wiita
    President & CEO

    President and CEO Gregory D. Wiita successfully built three medical device companies with total sales exceeding $40 million, selling the group to a large publicly traded company . Education: University of Colorado, Bachelor of Science, 1989

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    Frank D'Ambra III
    Senior Vice President & COO

    Frank D’Ambra, Sr. V. P. and COO, has over 30 years’ experience leading strategic business units and national sales and marketing organizations for GE Capital, Swiss Re & Horace Mann. Education: University of Miami, BA Economics, 1977; University of Miami School of Law, 1979-1981; Six Sigma Black Belt, 1998.

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    Bruce E. Wiita, MD
    Medical Director

    Dr. Wiita is a Board Certified, practicing urologist with extensive insight into the urological catheter market. He has held positions of Chief of Surgery and Chief of Staff at two Florida hospitals.
    Education: University of Miami, BS in Science, 1960; University of Miami, Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine, 1964 Internship at Travis AFB 1064-1965; University of Miami, Jackson Memorial Hospital, Surgical Residency 1968-1969; University of Miam

Advisors

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    MF & Associates Group, LLC
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Previous Investors

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    Bruce E. Wiita, MD/ Mr. Greg Wiita/Mr. Frank D'Ambra
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    Craig D'Ambra/Keith D'Ambra/Lynn D'Ambra Pfiefer
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    Greg DeLange, MD./Kendall Conger, MD./ Diane Reeves/Floyd Jordan/Gordon Gaster
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