Sonendo, Inc., a Laguna Hills, Calif.-based dental technology company, raised $50m in growth funding.
General Atlantic joined existing investors Fjord Ventures, OrbiMed Advisors LLC, Meritech Capital Partners, CVF LLC, and NeoMed. In conjunction with the funding, David Caluori of General Atlantic, will be joining Sonendo’s board of directors.
The company intends to use the funds to accelerate ongoing commercialization efforts and further expand and diversify its current product portfolio.
Led by Bjarne Bergheim, President and CEO, Sonendo develops innovative technologies for dentists. Its flagship technology, the GentleWave® System, presents an alternative to standard root canal treatment and a departure from the standard file-based method of tissue removal and disinfection for root canals.
The GentleWave® System is available in the US.