About Us


Recovering Hearts. Saving Lives.

Abiomed is a leading provider of groundbreaking medical technology that provides circulatory and oxygenation support. The Impella® heart pump platform is designed to enable the heart to rest and recover by improving blood flow and/or temporarily assisting with the pumping function of the heart. The Abiomed Breethe OXY-1 System™ is designed to provide oxygenation while supporting patient mobility.


Commitment to Research

Abiomed invests in clinical research to provide the best possible outcomes for our patients.

Future Innovations

Through relentless innovation, we develop smaller, smarter, and more connected technology.

Our Story

Abiomed was founded in 1981 for the purpose of developing the world's first artificial heart. Explore this interactive timeline that shows how Abiomed’s mission evolved to focus on native heart recovery. Through its history, Abiomed has been dedicated to bringing the most advanced and innovative technology to patients and physicians.

Our Leadership

Abiomed's executive team sets our strategic direction. Learn more about our senior leadership.

News & Media

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We sustain a winning culture by putting patients first. We work collaboratively to foster a spirit of innovation. Our employees bring diverse ideas and experiences.