Osso VR raises $66M Series C to expand surgical education access

Osso VR announced that it raised $66 million in a Series C financing round as it looks to broaden access to surgical education for healthcare professionals.

Oak HC/FT led the Series C round, while Signalfire, GSR Ventures, Tiger Global Management and Kaiser Permanente Ventures also participated.

San Francisco-based Osso VR said in a news release that the funds will accelerate its surgical education access initiative and to invest in bringing talent to the company to provide high-fidelity surgical training experiences to more specialty areas.

The company develops on-demand, immersive modules for surgical teams to train independently or collaboratively in a virtual environment before stepping into a real operating room. Medical device companies also use the technology to introduce products digitally and avoid certain challenges associated with traditional educational pathways, such as conflicting schedules, remote staff and costly travel.

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Osso VR raises $27M for its immersive surgical training

Osso VR today said it secured $27 million in Series B funding for its surgical training technology.

The funding round was led by GSR Ventures, with participation from Signalfire, Kaiser Permanente Ventures, OCA Ventures, Scrum Ventures, Leslie Ventures and Anorak Ventures.

San Francisco-based Osso VR designed its surgical training technology to provide on-demand, educational experiences that are repeatable and measurable to help surgeons with surgical techniques and technologies.

“Osso VR is positioned to transform how surgeons are trained on new devices and surgical procedures,” said Sunny Kumar, a partner at GSR Ventures. “The Osso platform’s level of immersion provides an experience that mirrors the operating room in a manner more efficient, more accessible, and more effective than any surgical training platform that’s come before.”

Osso VR’s platform has visual fidelity and is available in multiple lan…

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