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Socorro Medical, Inc.

Transformative Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release System

  • Stage Prototype Ready
  • Industry Medical Devices and Equipment
  • Location San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded October 2007
  • Employees 2
  • Website

Company Summary

Socorro Medical, Inc. is a medical device company founded by Dr. Edward Diao to develop novel endoscopic solutions for carpal tunnel syndrome and other repetitive strain injuries (RSI). The result is a transformative device, designed by a surgeon, for surgeons, that provides the practitioner with greater visibility, flexibility, and precision within the operating field than is currently available.


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    Chief Financial Officer

    George DeVries, MBA has over 20 years finance experience within the life science and technology industries ranging from established companies to start-up organizations. He is currently Vice President, Finance & Administration for Moerae Matrix and Moerae Vascular. Prior to joining Moerae Matrix, Mr. DeVries served as the Senior Director of Finance and Administration for Tethys Bioscience, managing their finance, accounting and human resource dep

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    Edward Diao
    Chief Executive Officer / Founder

    Edward Diao, M.D. is a leading orthopedic surgeon with substantial hands-on experience and customer insight. He is a successful clinician, scientist, educator, and innovator, and he has maintained leadership positions in major orthopaedic and hand surgery societies for over 15 years. Dr. Diao is Professor Emeritus of Orthopaedic Surgery and Neurosurgery at UCSF where he was Chief of Hand, Upper Extremity and Microvascular Surgery for 13 years.


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    Evan Ng (Dorsey)

Previous Investors

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    Patricia A. Moore Trust, and Stephen P. Moore
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    John S. Osterweis, Steve G. Rosenfeild, and Linda S. Nash
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    Berler Family Trust, Amy Berler and Matthew Berler, Trustees