SinuSys said today it won FDA 510(k) clearance for 2 new Vent-Os sinus dilation devices designed for treating sinusitis symptoms. The Palo Alto, Calif.-based company said it won clearance for 2 new devices which allow dilation of the frontal and sphenoid sinuses. “The Vent-Os system is easy to deploy and enables physicians to bring the […]
SinuSys executives Thomas Schreck and Dr. Jerome Hester had a very different relationship just 3 years ago. Schreck, a serial entrepreneur now on his 3rd venture, was Hester’s patient up until a fateful lunch meeting in Menlo Park, Calif., that led to the founding of SinuSys.
The pair are now busy with the commercial phase of their joint venture, having earlier this year won FDA clearance for the Vent-Os sinus dilation system.