About

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Mission Statement

Increasing Safety of Surgery through Smart Technologies … Intelligent Robotic Systems!

Orb Surgical forms an ideal blend of our history and connection with space robotics and our ongoing endeavours in medical robotics, surgical simulation and diagnostics to create innovative solutions for operating rooms and patients around the world.

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ORBITAL

Energy  •  Collaboration  •  Reach

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REVOLUTIONARY

Surgical Solutions

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BOLD

Innovation

Our History

We are a Calgary-based spinoff company is a medtech start-up created to receive and commercialize new IP evolving from Project neuroArm - University of Calgary. Committed to developing and translating innovative technology for the operating room, including the next generation surgical robotics, the company brings together a multi-disciplinary team of talented surgeons, engineers, scientists and business leaders.

Founded and presided over by world-renowned neurosurgeon, visionary and innovator Garnette Sutherland (C.M., M.D., F.R.C.S), CEO, OrbSurgical Ltd. traces its roots to space R&D through world's first image-guided MR compatible neurosurgical robot called neuroArm. With Calgary's emerging and rapidly proliferating entrepreneurial culture, OrbSurgical Ltd. takes an ambitious leap towards bringing advanced medical technologies to the global community through innovation, including robotics, data science and artificial intelligence.

The underlying promise remains improving patient care through increased safety of surgery.

Our Team

Led by Dr. Garnette Sutherland, Professor of Neurosurgery and noted innovator, OrbSurgical Ltd. prides on a multi-disciplinary team of talented surgeons, engineers, scientists and business leaders.

CORE Competency

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Garnette Sutherland

President and CEO
CM, MD, FRCS
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Sanju Lama

COO, Corporate Management, Clinical Integration
MD, PhD
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Hamidreza Hoshyarmanesh

CTO, Mechatronics
PhD
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Mohammadsaleh Razmi

Electrical Engineering & Controls
MSc
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Amir Baghdadi

Data Science & Artificial Intelligence
PhD
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Fangwei Yang

Robot Technician, Chief Prototypist
MD

Corporate Diligence

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Kent Anderson

Corporate-Legal
QC, LLB
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Starr Tze

Business Development, Operational Risk Management
 PEng

Founding Contributors-Members

Dustin Proctor

Molecular Neuroscience
PhD

Sonny Chan

Computer Science, Surgical Simulation
PhD

Kourosh Zareinia

Electrical Engineering, Controls
PhD

Liu Shi Gan

Biomedical Engineering, Clinical application
PhD