Who we are
Edwards Lifesciences is the global leader in patient-focused medical innovations for structural heart disease, as well as critical care and surgical monitoring. Driven by a passion
Edwards Lifesciences’ roots date to
Edwards was a 60-year-old, recently retired engineer holding 63 patents in an array of industries, with an entrepreneurial spirit and a dream of helping patients with heart disease. His fascination with healing the heart was sparked in his
What we do
We partner with physicians to innovate products designed to help patients live longer, healthier and more productive lives. We focus on medical technologies that address large and growing patient populations in which there are significant unmet clinical needs.Edwards technologies
At Edwards Lifesciences, we are dedicated to providing innovative solutions for people fighting cardiovascular disease.Helping patients is our life's work, and life is now
Global corporate giving
As part of our commitment to our global community, we provide philanthropic support to important health-related and community causes. The Edwards Lifesciences Foundation supports advancements in knowledge and improvements in quality of life.Global corporate giving
Through our actions, we strive to become Trusted Partners with our customers, colleagues, and the patients we serve. This is the foundation of Our Credo.Global integrity program
Financial relationships with U.S. physicians
U.S. political disclosure and accountability
Our board of directors and executive leadership team are guided by Our Credo and are passionate about helping patients and meeting the needs of all of our stakeholders. These executives serve as leaders for employees and the medical device industry.Meet the leaders
Important safety information
Important Safety Information: Carpentier-Edwards PERIMOUNT Aortic Bioprostheses
Indications: For use in patients whose aortic valvular disease warrants replacement of their natural or previously placed prosthetic valve.
Contraindications: Do not use if surgeon believes it would be contrary to the patient’s best interests.
Complications and side effects: Stenosis, regurgitation, endocarditis, hemolysis, thromboembolism, valve thrombosis, nonstructural dysfunction, structural valve deterioration, anemia, arrhythmia, hemorrhage, transient ischemic attack/stroke, congestive heart failure, myocardial infarction, angina, any of which could lead to reoperation, explantation, permanent disability, and death.
CAUTION: Federal (USA) law restricts these devices to sale by or on the order of a physician. See instructions for use for full prescribing information.
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