Overall Rank: 96
Category: Medical Devices
Category Rank: 15
- Top HealthTech Company of 2022
Lazurite (formerly Indago) is a pre-revenue medical device startup company backed by private capital. The company has raised more than $25 million to date from institutional investors, family offices, and more than 70 physician champions. The Cleveland-based company was founded in 2015 and designs devices to set new operating-room standards for efficiency and patient safety.
Lazurite’s ArthroFree™ System is the first wireless surgical camera system to receive FDA market clearance for arthroscopy and general endoscopy. The ArthroFree System ushers in a new era of wireless surgical visualization in minimally invasive surgery. It is designed to meet the needs of surgeons seeking more-nimble, cutting-edge surgical tools. Lazurite’s current product pipeline includes devices that incorporate their patented camera technology and laser light technology. Lazurite’s technologies are protected by a comprehensive intellectual property portfolio encompassing the ArthroFree wireless surgical camera system and the novel Meridiem™ light source as well as other products currently in development.
The ArthroFree System—wireless camera + receiver—offers the efficiency of simplicity. The cable-free setup allows surgeons untethered movement. With no cables to prep or untangle, the ArthroFree System simplifies the sterile field—along with setup, takedown, and reprocessing.
Meridiem™ light technology (MLT™) platform is a solid-state, low-heat, high-efficiency light system.MLT is ready for productization, backed by Lazurite patents in jurisdictions around the world. This market-ready asset indicates opportunities in multiple markets, with potential applications in healthcare, aerospace, and manufacturing.