Meet the Founding Team
Eldin Rostom (BEng)
Chief Executive Officer
Eldin Rostom obtained his engineering degree from Curtin University in Australia. He has cross-sector experience as a project manager and design engineer in the mining and resources industry prior to transitioning to medical innovation.
He has previous experience in working with early stage medical startups in different fields such as Orthopaedics, Plastics Surgery (Reconstructive) and Paediatrics ENT as a cross-functional member with both technical and business skills.
Eldin actively participates in the Australian medical entrepreneurship innovation ecosystem through his involvement with the Perth Biodesign community as the director of the Digital health program and as the chair of the Alumni association.
Dr. Yen has been in practice as an Otolaryngologist since 2000, after medical school and residency at the University of Pennsylvania.
He cofounded and serves as President of Specialty Physician Associates, a group of more than 25 providers in otolaryngology and allergy. In addition to providing direct patient care he has worked with industry in multiple capacities for over 15 years.
He has met with FDA, assisted with national sales meetings and provided device, study and commercialization input. Companies he has worked with include Acclarent, Tusker Medical, Arrinex, Stryker, Regeneron, Capital Blue Cross and Intersect ENT. His constant desire to improve care and provide value drives his interest in innovation
Dr. David Yen (MD, FACS)
Chief Medical Officer
Dr. Wang has a strong academic background and is an alumnus of Cornell University, Yale University and Wake Forest University.
He pursued post-graduate medical education at the University of Texas-Houston, completing both surgical internship and otorhinolaryngology-head and neck surgery residency.
Dr. Wang has practiced in Houston with a focus in general otorhinolaryngology and special interest in rhinology and has experience as a consultant with Smith & Nephew (ENT ArthroCare), Acclarent, Aerin Medical and Tissium.
Currently Dr Wang practices with Houston Methodist ENT Specialists, leading their Sugar Land community program
Dr. Xu completed her Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery residency at the University of Toronto in Canada.
She is passionate about innovation and technology in the areas of surgery, medical education and public health literacy. She has previously worked on projects with OtoSim a medical device start-up and ThinkHealth Research on their virtual care and electronic referral products.
She is keen to translate her passion for design thinking into innovative care and she is currently completing a Fellowship in Sleep Apnea Surgery with Dr. Eric Kezirian at the University of Southern California.
Dr. Josie Xu (MD, FRCSC)
Dr. Brian Wang (MD, MPH)
Chief Scientific Officer