Our vision is making yours a reality.

We see a world where barriers to collaboration become paths to progress. Where people working together accomplish more than they ever imagined.

Our Vision

Create a world where great healthcare doesn’t depend on who you know, where you live, or how much money you have.

Our Mission

Develop technologies that bring the world’s clinical expertise to every procedure room for the benefit of the patient.

Healthcare is our DNA

With deep experience in the medical world, our team understands the surgical ecosystem as well as anyone. Whether it was working in the operating room or carrying medical device bags ourselves, we know connecting expertise is essential in order to provide the best care. We’ve designed Avail technology with all of this in mind, bringing the medical community together like never before.

Meet our CEO

The son of a primary care physician, Daniel Hawkins has been immersed in healthcare from an early age. He’s also had an entrepreneurial spirit as far back as he can remember. When Daniel realized that technology could connect expertise to enhance medical care, he reimagined what remote collaboration could be. Avail was born…more

Daniel Hawkins

Chief Executive Officer

Daniel Hawkins is the founder and CEO of Avail Medsystems, a medical technology company creating a network where medical expertise sharing can occur between healthcare professionals and experts to and from the operating room anytime, anywhere. Over the past 25 years in the medical technology field, Daniel’s mission has been to identify and close gaps that prevent patients from getting the best possible healthcare. He is an inventor on over 140 patents and applications and has held roles in both large and emerging companies, including Advanced Cardiovascular Systems, Inc., Endologix, Restore Medical, EnteroMedics, and Intuitive Surgical. Daniel is a co-founder of Calibra Medical, acquired by Johnson & Johnson, and founder of Shockwave Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ: SWAV). Daniel has an MBA from Stanford University and a BS in Economics from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. In 2017 and 2021, Daniel was honored by Goldman Sachs as one of its Top 100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs.

Continuous growth and innovation

Since 2017, we’ve been growing our ideas, fine tuning our tech, and adding to our team to transform healthcare. More physicians, hospitals, and medical device companies are now using Avail to collaborate, regardless of physical presence. One day, you’ll see an Avail console in every operating room.

  • 2017

    Daniel Hawkins launches Avail.

  • July 13, 2021
  • Spring 2020

    Hospitals use Avail for remote collaboration during the pandemic when travel and visitors were restricted.

  • July 15, 2021
  • Oct 2020

    Avail announces $100 million Series B funding

  • July 17, 2021
  • June 2021

    Avail announces 200% headcount growth, the hiring of new CTO James Domine, and a new HQ.

  • July 12, 2021
  • Q4 2019

    The first Avail console placed with Dr. Bill Nicholson in York, PA.

  • July 14, 2021
  • Aug 2020

    The new console and member hub are released, part of six product releases in the coming year.

  • July 16, 2021
  • Nov 2020

    Bloomberg compares Avail to “Zoom” for the O.R.

  • July 18, 2021




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Some of the people backing Avail’s operating system for remote medical collaboration.