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1958
1958

Lowell Edwards dreams of creating an artificial heart

1960
1960

First successful mitral valve replacement using the Starr-Edwards Silastic ball valve

1961
1961

Edwards Laboratories established in Orange County, CA

1963
1963

Development of the Fogarty embolectomy catheter spawns Edwards’ Vascular business

1970
1970

Development of the Swan-Ganz pulmonary artery catheter spawns Edwards’ Critical Care business

1975
1975

Carpentier-Edwards porcine bioprostheses launch

1981
1981

Carpentier-Edwards PERIMOUNT pericardial bioprostheses introduced

1989
1989

Introduction of the VAMP system

1993
1993

Carpentier-Edwards Physio annuloplasty ring introduced

1993
1993

Introduction of the Vigilance monitor

1997
1997

Introduction of the TruWave Transducer

2000
2000

Edwards Lifesciences spins off from Baxter and trades on the NYSE: EW

2000
2000

Grand opening of Haina, Dominican Republic manufacturing facility

2004
2004

Edwards acquires Percutaneous Valve Technologies

2005
2005

Introduction of FloTrac minimally-invasive hemodynamic monitoring

2007
2007

Edwards SAPIEN transcatheter heart valve introduced in Europe

2008
2008

Grand opening of the Singapore heart valve manufacturing facility

2010
2010

Edwards SAPIEN XT transcatheter heart valve introduced in Europe

2010
2010

Grand opening of Draper, Utah manufacturing facility

2010
2010

EV1000 clinical platform and VolumeView set introduced in Europe

2011
2011

Edwards SAPIEN transcatheter heart valve introduced in the U.S.

2012
2012

ThruPort systems for MIVS introduced worldwide

2012
2012

EDWARDS INTUITY valve system introduced in Europe

2013
2013

Edwards SAPIEN XT transcatheter heart valve introduced in Japan

2013
2013

ClearSight noninvasive monitoring system introduced in Europe

2014
2014

Edwards SAPIEN 3 transcatheter heart valve introduced in Europe

2014
2014

EDWARDS INTUITY Elite valve system introduced in Europe

2014
2014

ClearSight noninvasive monitoring system introduced in the U.S.

2014
2014

Edwards SAPIEN XT transcatheter heart valve introduced in the U.S.

2015
2015

Edwards SAPIEN 3 transcatheter heart valve introduced in the U.S.

2016
2016

EDWARDS INTUITY Elite valve system introduced in the U.S.

2016
2016

Edwards HemoSphere advanced monitoring platform introduced in Europe

2016
2016

Edwards Acumen Hypotension Probability Indicator (HPI) software introduced in Europe

2017
2017

Edwards HemoSphere advanced monitoring platform introduced in the U.S.

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