Press Release

The Levo System Wins Digital Health Gold at 2017 Medical Design Excellence Awards

June 23, 2017



The award-winning Levo System tinnitus therapy (PRNewsfoto/Otoharmonics)



June 23, 2017  (Victoria, BC) – StarFish Medical is pleased to announce that The Levo System from Otoharmonics won Gold in the Digital Health Products and Mobile Medical Apps category of the 2017 Medical Design Excellence Awards (MDEA), recognizing the technological achievements of medical device manufacturers.

“We are proud to be the product development partner for Otoharmonics and to support their visionary leadership team,” said Scott Phillips, StarFish Medical CEO, extending congratulations to Otoharmonics for their exciting win.

Utilizing an FDA-cleared evidence-based approach, the Levo System offers a patented method to provide personalized sound therapy for tinnitus while sleeping. The Levo System is currently available throughout the United States, Canada and the UK.

“This achievement could not have been possible without the collective effort of everyone on the Otoharmonics team,” said Brenda Edin, Chief Marketing Officer of Otoharmonics. “More than a win for our company, this is a win for the tinnitus patients we serve.”

Produced by the Medical Device and Diagnostic Industry (MD+DI), the MDEAs have recognized innovation in medical product design and engineering. Awards are granted across nine categories, announcing gold, silver and bronze medal winners in each category. The MDEA ceremony was sponsored by Philips-Medisize held in conjunction with Medical Design & Manufacturing (MD&M) East, which is taking place this week at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York, NY. To learn more about the MDEAs, please visit:

“We believe that it is important to recognize those who are improving the lives of others through their innovative work through the MDEA’s,” said Jamie Hartford, editor-in-chief of MD+DI and director of content for Medtech Brands in UBM’s Advanced Manufacturing Group. “We are honored to celebrate these 27 award winners for their contributions to the industry.”

Read the Otoharmonics press release here.

Read the MDEA press release here.

About StarFish Medical

StarFish Medical is a full service Medical Device Design company with design, development, and manufacturing services. We use our Pathfinder™ process to reduce wasted effort and increase success for medical device product definition, technical engineering, and product development. Prototype and volume production are delivered within an ISO 13485 certified Quality Management System and an FDA registered manufacturing and clean room facility.


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