Founded in March 2011, FloSpine® is a privately held company whose principal strategy is to provide proprietary, innovative spine implants and instruments.

FloSpine’s goal is to apply new technology and design concepts to solve medical problems of the human spinal column. The principle objective is to provide surgeons with products resulting in improved surgical outcomes, shorter hospital stays, and quicker recovery times, thereby reducing the procedural and rehabilitative costs to the patient and/or insurer. Our customer is the physician and the distributor that supports them in their local area.


President & CEO

Mr. Harris has more than 22 years of spine experience and has been responsible for the development of many successful medical spine products. Before founding FloSpine, Mr. Harris was the Vice President of Engineering for Amedica Spine Division. Prior to this in 2004, Mr. Harris joined startup K2M, Inc. as their Senior Project Engineer, which was successfully sold to Stryker Medical for $1.4 Billion. Mr. Harris graduated with a Diploma in Mechanical Engineering from the Cape Peninsula University of Technology.

Chief Medical Officer

Dr. John Afshar is a board certified fellowship trained neurosurgeon specializing in minimally invasive surgery of the spine and the brain. He received both his undergraduate and medical degree from Georgetown University in Washington, DC. He completed his residency in neurologic surgery at the Georgetown University Medical Center in Washington, DC. He is a Diplomate of the prestigious American Board of Neurologic Surgery. He is also a member of the Congress of Neurologic Surgeons and the North American Spine Society.