About AseptiScope

AseptiScope® is a privately funded San Diego, California based, clinical innovation company, formed in early 2016. The organization is founded and led by clinical innovation experts, leading medical researchers and practicing physicians.

The AseptiScope mission is to design, develop, manufacture and commercialize novel solutions that ensure “Infection Protection for Clinician & Patient.”

The company will introduce the first true and practical solution for the longstanding challenge of stethoscope contamination in 2019: The AseptiScope DiskCoverTM System.

Leadership Team


Scott W. Mader

Founder & Chief Executive Officer


Alan S. Maisel, MD

Founder & Chief Clinical Officer


W. Frank Peacock, MD

Founder & Chief Medical Officer


Kelly M. Powers

Founder & Chief Commercial Officer

AseptiScope Scientific Advisory Council

William T. Abraham, MD

Professor of Medicine
Chief of the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
The Ohio State University College of Medicine
Columbus, OH

Bruno R. Cotter, MD

Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
University of California, San Diego
San Diego, CA

Stuart Kipper, MD

Stuart B. Kipper, MD and Associates
Internal Medicine
Encinitas, CA

Peter A. McCullough, MD, MPH

Professor of Medicine
Cardiovascular Medicine
Baylor University Medical Center
Dallas, TX

Sean-Xavier Neath, MD, PhD

Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine
Emergency Medicine
University of California School of Medicine
San Diego, CA

Mitul Patel, MD, FACC, FSCAI

Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine
Interventional Cardiology
University of California School of Medicine
San Diego, CA

Dr. Bhupinder Singh, MD, FASN, FNKF, FCRS

Volunteer Clinical Professor of Medicine
School of Medicine
University of California, Irvine
Irvine, CA

Martin Than, MD

Director of Emergency Medicine Research
Christchurch Public Hospital
Christchurch, New Zealand

Francesca Torriani, MD

Medical Director, Infection Prevention and Clinical Epidemiology
Professor of Clinical Medicine
University of California, San Diego

Stewart Turner, PhD

Medical Science Executive Team
Executive Director of Medical Affairs
La Jolla, CA

AseptiScope Commercial Advisory Council

John A. Butterfield

Sr. Vice President
International Sales and Business
Critical Diagnostics

Steve Daly

General Manager
US Operations

Jim Edmondson

Definitive Health Group

Lauren Lehman

Clinical Product Marketing Strategist
L3 Healthcare Solutions
San Diego, CA

William Longacre

Channel Distribution Strategist
Ann Arbor, MI

Roger C. Mader

Ampersand Consulting
Innovation Strategy
New York, NY

Steve Mitchell

KAM Consulting
Matawan, New Jersey