Larry D Swain
Show Date: February 6th, 2018
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Larry D. Swain, D.D.S., M.S.
Co-Founder and VP for Research
Progenerative Medical, Inc.
Dr. Swain, in addition to clinical training, has over 30 years’ experience in translational research in both academic and medical-device industry environments, primarily focused on musculoskeletal, spine and soft tissue regeneration and repair. His private industry experience has afforded the opportunity to interact with and appear before the FDA to detail pre-clinical studies and propose human clinical trial protocols. His recognized expertise in bone and cartilage development, regeneration, and healing led to his recruitment and employment in the private sector, as well as an independent consultant to companies and institutions pursuing orthopedic materials and devices, bone active drugs, and wound healing strategies. Dr. Swain has numerous related publications and patents, as well as academic and governmental-agency affiliations.
Staff scientist – Tissue Regeneration, KCI – 2004-2012: Stimulation of tissue healing and regeneration for musculoskeletal and soft tissue repair.
Consultant – Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education: Research Participation Program and the Henry M Jackson Foundation for Advancement of Military Medicine.
Most recently, Dr. Swain co-founded Progenerative Medical, Inc., a medical device company translating clinically-proven reduced pressure therapy to orthopedic indications. Dr. Swain serves as VP, Research and Development.