The history of making history

Verb Surgical will continue in strong collaboration with its corporate partners to advance the surgical tools, information and capabilities available to clinicians around the globe. Verily (an Alphabet company) brings its expertise in data analytics, visualization and machine learning to the Verb Platform. Johnson & Johnson and Ethicon bring their deep knowledge of surgery and expertise in surgical instrumentation to this partnership.


Verb Surgical has established an ethic of hand-in-hand partnership with surgeons and healthcare administrators, with a shared goal of changing the future of surgery to enable better patient care.

Verb Surgical headquarters is located in Silicon Valley on the Google campus.


J&J initiates surgical robotic development with Stanford Research Institute (SRI)


March Google and J&J announce joint venture for development of next generation surgical robotic system

August Company formed

December Verb Surgical company name announced


December Latest working prototype demonstrated to Google and Johnson & Johnson executives


Today Over 300 employees; Full development underway