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About Us

TendoNova is developing a suite of specialized tools for minimally invasive orthopedic procedures that can be performed under ultrasound guidance in the physician's office. 


Starting with chronic tendon pain, TendoNova seeks to provide clinicians with modalities that are customizable to individual patient needs without overwhelming expense.  


Tendinopathy is one of the most common causes of pain in the world.

The Ocelot    System is the first cost effective device for ultrasound-guided orthopedic procedures in-office.



The Solution

Improved Clinical Outcomes

Specialized use for percutaneous tenotomy.

Improved Physician Experience

Facilitates office-based procedures, drives new sources of patients and reimbursement.

Improved Patient Experience

Alleviates symptoms quickly, avoids the need for invasive surgery.

Decreased Cost of Care

Avoids expense and invasiveness of procedures that require a hospital OR
or Ambulatory Surgical Center.


Tendinopathy is one of the most common causes of pain in the world.

30 Million

People with Chronic Tendon Pain

$1.4 Billion

Market Currently Unmet

Current options are suboptimal for symptom reduction

  • Conservative Treatment

  • Percutaneous Tenotomy

  • Open Surgery


Meet the Team

Executive Leadership

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Lou Malice

Chairman of the Board

Medical Device Executive with 30+ years of experience in commercialization, R&D, manufacturing, supply chain, and regulatory. Veteran of start-up & growth stage medical device companies​.


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Shawna Khouri

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Jonathan Shaw


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Brett Rogers

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Luka Grujic

Scientific Board of Directors

Dr. Kenneth Mautner

•Assist Prof Orthopaedics, Emory Univ.

•Director, Sports Medicine Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Fellowship

Dr. Gerard Malanga

•New Jersey Sports Medicine

•New Jersey Regenerative Institute

Dr. Meagan Jennings

Sutter Health Podiatry

Palo Alto Medical Foundation

Dr. Rahul Desai

•Founder of RestorePDX

•Interventional Orthopedics Foundation


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