About Avantis

Avantis Medical Systems, Inc. is a visualization technology company focused on delivering cost-effective solutions for improving detection and prevention of cancer in the gastrointestinal (GI) tract.

Founded in 2004, Avantis has specialized in the development of innovative devices for the detection, prevention and treatment of cancers and other abnormalities of the GI tract.

Avantis has revolutionized colonoscopy through the concept of “seeing more” – introducing first the Third Eye Retroscope and now the next generation device, the Third Eye Panoramic.

Management Team

Anthony DiTonno

President and CEO

Tony brings over 20 years of senior leadership experience spanning the pharmaceutical and medical device industries with companies such as NeurogesX and LifeSleep, where he served as CEO for both companies, Enteric Medical Technologies, Oclassen Pharmaceuticals and Wyeth Laboratories.

Jack Higgins, MD

Chief Medical Officer

Dr. Higgins has more than 30 years of clinical experience and was formerly a clinical faculty member at Stanford University and University of California, Davis.

Salmaan Hameed

Vice President, Research and Development

Over 20 years of R&D experience in medical device companies including Chest Innovations, Stryker Endoscopy and CIRCON-ACMI.

Doug Gielow

Vice President, Sales & Marketing

Doug’s sales and marketing experience in medical device companies includes Stryker Endoscopy, Barrx Medical, Gyrus-ACMI and Abbott Laboratories.


Contact Information

Avantis Medical Systems, Inc.

2367 Bering Drive
San Jose, CA 95131
Customer Service: 408-733-1901
Fax: 1-866-505-0794
Email: info@avantismedical.com

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