The Hydrocephalus Association would like to thank the organizations and industry partners that support HydroAssist® and, in turn, the education and development of tools that allow our community to thrive with hydrocephalus.
Anuncia Medical (Scottsdale, Arizona) is a privately held neuro therapeutic device company focused on solving the large unmet need in CSF Management and Neurocritical Care of repeat revision brain surgeries by developing technology to monitor, treat, and prevent shunt occlusions at-home or in-clinic with clinically validated, noninvasive, Breakthrough devices. The current ReFlow™ System is FDA cleared and CE Marked for use by a qualified clinician to facilitate a safe, noninvasive retrograde fluid flush when ventriculoperitoneal shunt flow is restricted or blocked. Anuncia received FDA Breakthrough Device Designation for its next generation ReFlow™ System Mini. The breakthrough indication would allow in-clinic or at-home prophylactic flushing noninvasively by trained patients, caregivers, and clinicians to potentially prevent blockages and extend shunt life. The ReFlow™ System Mini and ReFlow™ Smart Shunt features are under development and not available for sale.
Harry’s Hydrocephalus Awareness Trust, known as Harry’s HAT was founded in 2019 with the aim of improving the lives of children and families affected by hydrocephalus in the UK. The aim of the charity is raise awareness of the condition, provide funding for front-line workers so that they can learn more about the condition and so improve patient care, and to connect families affected by it so that they feel less alone.
Hope for Hydro, based out of Cleveland, Ohio, is dedicated to improving the lives of those suffering from hydrocephalus through local community education and awareness, connection, and to providing hope for a cure by raising research dollars.
Codman Specialty Surgical is a division of Integra LifeSciences, a global leader in regenerative tissue technologies and neurosurgical solutions dedicated to limiting uncertainty for clinicians so they can focus on providing the best patient care. As the proven leader in hydrocephalus technology, Codman provides surgeons with groundbreaking products that can help to improve the quality of a patient’s life. Codman is a strong supporter of patient education and advocacy for advancing the treatment of hydrocephalus.
Longeviti Neuro Solutions is a Baltimore based neurotechnology company with a focus on innovative solutions for complex brain surgeries. The company was founded by a team of leading medical device industry executives, neurosurgeons, plastic surgeons and biomedical engineers. Longeviti’s areas of continued focus include functional neurosurgery, neuro reconstruction, and neuromodulation. Longeviti implants allow for post operative imaging using ultrasound and address the complex clinical need of where to safely implant neurotechnology.
For more than 40 years, Medtronic has been developing innovative solutions for the treatment of hydrocephalus and other CSF-related disorders. From our StrataMR™ II adjustable pressure valve to Ares™ antibiotic-impregnated catheters, we work to deliver peace of mind to patients and their loved ones – one shunt at a time.