Tag: Cardiovascular

Foldax Named Cardiovascular Device Company of the Year by MedTech Outlook

Foldax® announced today that it has been selected as Company of the Year among 10 cardiovascular device company finalists by MedTech Outlook Magazine. Foldax was honored for its innovative Tria™ heart valve, the first biopolymer heart valve to receive FDA approval for a U.S. clinical trial.

Foldax has reinvented every aspect of the artificial heart valve – from material to design to manufacturing – to develop surgical and transcatheter valves designed to last a lifetime that address historical tradeoffs. The Tria heart valve is made with its proprietary LifePolymer™ biopolymer that, combined with an innovative valve design, is intended to eliminate calcification, withstand stresses and strains in the heart without failure, and restore patient quality of life without lifelong anticoagulant use.

Tria is also the first and only heart valve to be robotically manufactured, reducing variability and enabling high precision, repeatability and quality, while substantially improving the economics of heart

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Modern Cardiovascular Care Using Modern Technology

HUMBLE, Texas, Aug. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Modern Heart and Vascular Institute is a state-of-the-art cardiovascular practice equipped with cutting-edge diagnostic tools used to assess heart health and diagnose cardiac conditions in the earliest of stages. With more than 16 years of experience, Rajiv Agarwal, MD, FACC, FSCCT, is the Doctor’s Doctor. He leads the practice and serves as a personal cardiologist for many local physicians and their families.

The focus of providers at Modern Heart and Vascular is on prevention and avoiding unnecessary procedures, surgeries, and medications. The technologically advanced practice can diagnose and prevent numerous cardiovascular diseases and conditions at the earliest stages by utilizing the very best imaging and non-imaging modalities. Dr. Agarwal is the only provider in the area who is a Level

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