Corit Medical

CORIT Medical LLC is a commercial medical device company located in McLean, VA, with a specific focus on a Class I single-use surgical device to improve breathing. The device is the brainchild of ENT industry leader, Dr. Iyad Saidi MD PhD and MedTech serial entrepreneur, Christian Haller. 

The established procedure is called inferior turbinate reduction and has an existing reimbursement code. There are currently 1 million procedures performed in the US each year, and reportedly over 50 million people who suffer from obstructed breathing. The CORIT device aims to perform the procedure faster, with a better patient experience and longer lasting results.

The CORIT Team

An experienced team with a proven track record.

Christian Haller, CEO

Christian Haller


35 years MedTech experience with startups in Operational, Consultive, Director roles. BSME/MSME. Director, MPR; Founder LifeLine Medical.

Carolyn Stirrett, CFO

Carolyn Lindsay Stirrett


40 years Contracts, CFO and CEO experience with startups and established companies.

Iyad Saidi, MD, Founder & Chief Medical Officer

Iyad Saidi, MD, PhD

Founder & Chief Medical Officer

Inventor and Founder of Spirox, Acquired by Entellus, Stryker. Active clinical practice with proven insight into clinical needs.

Brian Hall

Brian Hall

Director of Sales

Experienced Sales and Sales Leader with demonstrated history in early-stage technology ENT rollout and sales experience at Medtronic ENT.

LeAnne Poindexter, Director of Investor Relations

LeAnne Poindexter

Director of Investor Relations

Experienced Leader with Creative Direction and Marketing background in Start Up Environment.