Martin Mayse, M.D.
Founder and Chief Technology Officer
Martin Mayse, M.D. co-founded Nuvaira (formerly Innovative Pulmonary Solutions, Inc.) in 2008 and invented the core technology, overseeing the pre-clinical and clinical work. In his current role as Chief Technology Officer, Dr. Mayse continues to refine the technology to develop a broad base for commercially viable products.
Prior to joining Nuvaira, Dr. Mayse was the Director of Interventional Pulmonary Medicine and an Associate Professor of Medicine and Surgery at Washington University School of Medicine. In St. Louis for nearly six years, Dr. Mayse established the first Interventional Pulmonology program for Washington University/Barnes Jewish Hospital. Concurrent with his university duties, Dr. Mayse also served as a part-time consultant to Calypso Medical (currently Varian Medical Systems) as the company developed a device to guide radiation therapy for lung cancer patients. Earlier in his career, Dr. Mayse was an Instructor of Medicine at Tulane University.
Dr. Mayse has participated in numerous clinical research projects in the field of interventional pulmonology. He has published research in many peer-reviewed journals and is the author of book chapters and abstracts.
Dr. Mayse holds a Bachelor of Science Engineering degree in Biomedical Engineering from Wright State University and a medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine. Dr. Mayse did a fellowship in pulmonary and critical care medicine at Yale University and is currently board certified in internal medicine and pulmonology.