Medical Device Technologies

Whole-product solutions – concept through commercial

Surmodics, long the global leader in surface technology for intravascular devices, now provides highly differentiated total vascular device solutions to its medical device customers. With our acquisitions of Creagh Medical and NorMedix, we offer best-in-class technology and manufacturing capability for balloon catheters and delivery systems.

Surface technologies
Surmodics is the recognized industry leader in surface technology for intravascular medical devices. Our high-performance hydrophilic, drug-delivery and hemocompatible coatings are used on market-leading devices in all major intravascular categories, including coronary, peripheral, structural heart and neurovascular. Learn more about our innovative surface technologies:

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Lubricious Coatings

Hemocompatible Coatings

Drug-Delivery Coatings


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Balloon catheter platforms
Surmodics has a state-of-the-art facility with capacity for nearly every type of balloon catheter design, development and high-volume commercial manufacture. Our balloon catheters include the highest-pressure conventional catheters on the market and provide optimal deliverability, trackability, and conformability. LEARN MORE


Catheter technologies
Our specialty catheter technology utilizes proprietary, coiled/braided shaft construction for highly differentiated delivery performance. This technology is a game changer: ultra-thin walled, yet with unsurpassed performance, combining flexibility, kink-resistance, torque control and radial strength. LEARN MORE

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Hemostasis sealing technology
Our unique hemostasis sealing technology provides complete sealing of device profiles ranging from a 0.035 guidewire to a 34Fr catheter. Its simple one-piece design allows for low insertion and withdrawal force across a broad range of device sizes. LEARN MORE