EndoSoundTM, Inc., is a privately held company based in Portland, Oregon with additional offices in Boca Raton, Florida. EndoSound is dedicated to expanding access to endoscopic ultrasound technology around the world. With its patented design, EndoSound transforms any flexible upper endoscope into a fully functional EUS scope. It is comprised of an experienced team of scientists and engineers, clinicians, and seasoned business professionals with a track record of bringing new medical devices to market.
EndoSound Scientific Advisory Board
Isaac Raijman, MD
Partner, Digestive Disease Consultant Houston
Past Chief of Gastroenterology, CHI Baylor St. Luke’s Hospital
Associate Professor, Baylor College of Medicine and University of Texas Houston
Performing EUS in my ASC has provided significant benefit to my practice and patients, with improved efficiency, productivity, time management and patient’s experience.
Endosound’s innovation will define the use of diagnostic and therapeutic EUS
Dr. Isaac L. Raijman is a Board-certified gastroenterologist in Houston, Texas and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center and Houston Methodist Hospital. He has been in practice for more than 25 years.
He attended medical school at Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico. Interned in Internal Medicine, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Milwaukee Clinical Campus, University of Wisconsin. He did his residency at Mount Sinai Medical Center, Milwaukee Clinical Campus, University of Wisconsin, with a fellowship at Department of Gastroenterology, University of Texas at Houston, and Advanced Therapeutic Endoscopy, The Wellesley Hospital, Toronto, Canada.
Dr Raijman’s clinical approach is patient-centered, with application of best-practice medicine integrated with knowledge and skills acquired over many years of practice. His goal is to provide compassionate care, comprehensive diagnosis and management within an atmosphere of comfort and trust for my patients.
Shyam Varadarajulu, MD
President, Orlando Health Digestive Health Institute
Gastroenterologist specializing in advanced endoscopy,
Orlando Health Digestive Health Institute Center for Advanced Endoscopy, Research & Education
The EndoSound Vision System removes significant patient safety concerns that have been connected to the elevator mechanism over the last several years…
In addition to reducing risk, its disruptive price point has the potential to expand the availability of this critical technology in the United States and around the world.
Dr. Shyam Varadarajulu is a board-certified gastroenterologist specializing in advanced endoscopy at the Orlando Health Digestive Health Institute Center for Advanced Endoscopy, Research & Education. He treats complex digestive disorders and serves as president of Orlando Health’s Digestive Health Institute.
His clinical interests and notable procedures includes Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP), endoscopic ultrasound (EUS), luminal interventions, pancreatic endotherapy and tumor ablation
Dr. Varadarajulu earned his medical degree at Madras Medical College in India. He followed this with a residency in internal medicine at St. Mary’s Hospital in Rochester, New York. He then completed his gastroenterology fellowship at the University of Connecticut in Farmington, and a fellowship in advanced endoscopy at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston under the tutelage of Drs. Peter Cotton and Robert Hawes.
As a principal investigator of more than 20 randomized trials related to interventional endoscopy, Dr. Varadarajulu also has lectured and held visiting professorships around the world. He has authored 65 chapters in reference textbooks, including the electronic reference UpToDate, and he is the editor of the textbook ENDOSONOGRAPHY. In addition, he has written more than 300 peer-reviewed manuscripts in high-impact journals and is a reviewer for more than 30 professional journals. He is a former section editor for the American Gastroenterological Association journal, Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology; and deputy editor-in-chief of Digestive Endoscopy.
Dr. Varadarajulu is a member of the American Gastroenterological Association, American College of Gastroenterology and American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy; an honorary member of the European Endoscopic Ultrasound Club and Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy of India; and an honorary fellow of the Japanese Gastroenterological Endoscopy Society.
William Brugge, M.D.
Professor, Harvard Medical School
Director Advanced Therapeutic Endoscopy
Massachusetts General Hospital