Dr. Joshua Barber was born in Fort Bragg, NC and is a graduate of Coe College, where he played baseball as a pitcher and triple majored in Biology, Psychology, and Neuroscience. He obtained his medical degree from the University of Iowa. His orthopaedic surgery residency was at the University of Missouri-Columbia and its affiliated Missouri Orthopaedic Institute, and he completed his training with a fellowship at the University of California-Davis in Spine Surgery. Dr. Barber is fresh out of his Spine Fellowship and is in his first year of practice, with special interest in minimally-invasive spine surgery, motion-preservation spine surgery and outpatient spine surgery. He has been involved in orthopaedic spine education, presented at national conferences, published several research articles, and is currently a reviewer for the medical journal – Spine. He is Board-Eligible in Spine Surgery, an AO North America Spine Fellow, and is currently a member of the Lumbar Spine Research Society (LSRS), AO Spine, North American Spine Society (NASS), and American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS).
We firmly believe that creating a new business isn’t just about turning a profit, it’s also about bettering the world around us. With this philosophy in mind, every aspect of our design and manufacturing process was meticulously chosen to minimize the environmental impact of introducing a new product into the market.
Our flexible polyurethane foams meet CertiPUR-US® program standards for content, emissions and durability and are analyzed by independent, accredited testing laboratories. Moreover, they are produced without ozone depleters, PBDEs, TDCPP, or TCEP flame retardants, and have Low VOC (Volatile Organic Compound) emissions for indoor air quality. Learn more about CertiPUR-US® at www.certipur.us
The latex used in our mattress constructions is certified to the Global Organic Latex Standard (GOLS), a new certification available to mattress manufacturers. Control Union Certifications (CU), a globally recognized organic certifier, developed GOLS based on years of experience certifying organic products in other industries, including foods and textiles. This certification ensures that all materials and manufacturing processes adhere to strict and specific global organic standards.
We build products in the United States to decrease transportation fuel and subsequent greenhouse gas emissions, and aim to deliver innovative solutions that evolve with you as your needs change. And, of course, our delivery boxes are made from recycled materials.