Steve is a managing partner of MedVenture Health. Steve has over 30 years of experience in the medical device industry, specializing in medical device development. He started his career in 1985 at AngioMedics, where he developed a thorough understanding of devices utilizing balloons, stents, and delivery systems for percutaneous access and treatment of diseased vessels. Steve then moved to Everest Medical, which was the first company in the U.S. to primarily focus on developing bipolar electro-surgical devices for minimally invasive surgeries using bipolar RF energy.
Steve is a graduate of the University of Minnesota with a degree in physiology. His understanding of the anatomy and physiology behind the devices he created has helped numerous physicians bring their ideas from concept to medical device throughout the industry. Over the last 20 years, Steve has founded five medical device-based companies in the U.S., Asia, and Europe. These companies have brought many new devices and technologies to the medical industry. He holds numerous patents in the medical field and is always seeking to help create new devices and technologies for the advancement of medicine throughout the world.