About Syntr

Syntr Health Technologies, Inc is a start-up company that was founded by biomedical engineers and experienced surgeons. Together, they have developed and tested a processing device, the SyntrFuge™ System, for the microsizing of adipose tissue for body contouring.

Syntr - Solution for Diabetic Foot Ulcer

July 11, 2016

Syntr Health Technology founded in Irvine, CA

October, 2015

Syntr Health Technologies undergraduate team was formed by Ahmed Zobi, Hugo Salas, Justin Stovner, and David Duarte

June, 2016

Core patent filed for the SyntrFuge System

Winner, UCI Applied Innovation Capstone Design Award & BioENGINE fellowship

February, 2017

Finalist, Tech Coast

Angels Fast Pitch

June, 2018

Patents pending

January, 2020

US patent granted

September, 2019

MVP completed

December, 2017

1st Place Winner, ICTS

Shark Tank Pitch Competition

November, 2019

South Korea patent granted

September, 2017

$300,000 grant from National Institutes of Health

Syntr Health Technologies - Irvine, California - UCI

Leadership Team

Ahmed Zobi, CEO of Syntr

Ahmed Zobi


Chief Executive Officer

Hugo Salas, VP BD of Syntr

Hugo Salas


VP, Business Development

Justin Stovner, VP Engineering of Syntr

Justin Stovner


VP, Engineering


Scientific Advisors

Syntr is working with dozens of world renowned Plastic Surgeons, Orthopedic Surgeons, Wound Care Specialists, Gastrointestinal Surgeons, Veterinary Surgeons, and other specialties from MIT, Johns Hopkins, Mayo Clinic, Stanford, Harvard Medicine, UCSD and more. With this multidisciplinary Advisory Committee we aim to bring our device into multiple surgical specialties. 

Business Advisors

Dane Shackleford, business advisor of Syntr

Dane Shackleford

Former VP of

Spiracur Inc.

Ron King, business advisor at Syntr

Ron King, PhD

Senior Director

Translational Programs,

UCI Applied Innovation