Cincinnati-based Standard Bariatrics, Inc., an emerging leader in the bariatric surgery medical device field, closed a debt facility on April 27, 2022, with Silicon Valley Bank (SVB). The debt facility provides $7 million in term loans of which the first $4 million was funded at closing. The funding will be used to accelerate commercial efforts for the Titan SGS® surgical stapler and related proprietary medical devices designed for bariatric surgery.
Forrest Ringold, MD, FACS, FASMBS, was the first bariatric surgeon to use Titan SGS® in a robotic assisted sleeve gastrectomy in Alabama.
Bariatric surgeon Courtney Doyle, MD recently used the Titan SGS® for the first time. Dr. Doyle works at the Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC) Weight Loss and Metabolic Surgery Program in Annapolis, MD. She is interested in emerging bariatric techniques and technologies.