StartBox is committed to the safe start of a surgical procedure, primarily focused on eliminating wrong site surgery. The StartBox team is assembled from experts in fields ranging from medical device product development, marketing and distribution; to surgical innovation implementation; to information technology systems development.
StartBox, LLC is a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) verified by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).
An evaluation of 487 orthopedic surgery procedures with the StartBox System identified 17 near miss events that could have led to the occurrence of a wrong-site surgery. The use of the System resulted in the occurrence of zero wrong site surgeries.