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We are an experienced team of biomedical, electrical, and software engineers advised by some of the most innovative physicians and medical entrepreneurs. Interested in opportunities at SafKan?  Contact us!

Recent Press

"Say so-long to Q-tips and those huge, awkward water syringes. If Seattle startup SafKan Health gets its way, antiquated ear cleaning devices will be a thing of the past."

Read on GeekWire

"[...] brothers Aadil and Sahil Diwan see in it an alluring business opportunity. They’ve launched SafKan, a Seattle company they hope will be to earwax what Sonicare is to dental plaque."

Read in Seattle Business Magazine

"The OtoSet device [...] is designed to offer an alternative to ear syringing — a procedure that 12 million [American] patients receive each year and is the leading standard of care."

Read on MedCity News

"The hope is that offering a consumer version will decrease use of cotton swabs, which have been found to damage or irritate [...] or even puncture a person's ear drum."

Read on Daily Mail

"OtoSet removes impacted earwax in about five minutes versus 20 to 30 minutes for traditional removal with a syringe. Shaving earwax with a metal scoop takes even longer."

Read in Puget Sound Business Journal

"It turns out all that poking and jabbing makes earwax buildup even worse. [...] Now, there may be a new solution next time you drop by the doctor’s office: Earwax cleaning headphones."

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