Medical Technology Executive David Mintz Joins Proprio As Technical Advisor


Proprio, a medical technology company enabling enhanced surgical performance through the proprietary combination of computer vision, machine learning, and immersive technology, is pleased to announce industry veteran David Mintz has joined as a Technical Advisor.  

With more than 25 years of experience in medical robotic technology development, Mintz most recently led research and development at Auris Health from its inception through purchase by Johnson & Johnson in the largest private medical device acquisition to-date, He then served as Vice President of Research & Development for Surgical Robotics at Johnson & Johnson. Mintz also led R&D at Optimedica, and was part of the early development team at Intuitive Surgical.  

“We’re honored to have David join our renowned team of advisors,” Gabriel Jones, CEO and Co-founder of Proprio emphasized. “His exceptional background in the medical technology industry will be a valuable resource for Proprio as we build the next phase of our ambitious company.”

“Proprio is at the cutting edge of innovation in medical technology, and I’m grateful to join such a visionary team,” echoed Mintz. “I look forward to collaborating with such a revolutionary company.”

Learn more about Proprio’s technology in-action here.  


Proprio is a medical technology company based in Seattle, Washington. We enable the new way of seeing™ in surgery through a proprietary platform that synthesizes artificial intelligence, computer vision, augmented reality, and robotics. Proprio’s goal is to dramatically improve clinical and economic outcomes through the combination of physician expertise and immersive, intelligent technology. Proprio is backed by leading healthcare and technology investors, including DCVC (Data Collective), BOLD Capital Partners, Cota Capital, Intel, HTC, and Alan Frazier, founder of Frazier Healthcare Partners. For more information, visit


David Mintz is a seasoned R&D executive with 25 years of experience developing the first of a kind robotic medical devices. He has a passion for improving patient outcomes by working with clinically-minded entrepreneurs to bring novel technologies to market. He is currently indulging this passion by working as an advisor for a number of exciting companies, including Proprio.