Catheter Solutions

Multi-lumen extrusions, hypotubes,
and more…

Freudenberg Medical offers unparalleled expertise in the design, development, and manufacture of minimally invasive surgical and catheter-based devices.

Our team consists of the strongest specialty providers in this market space -VistaMed, Cambus Medical, and MedVenture. Combined we offer extensive experience developing and manufacturing minimally invasive surgical devices and complex catheter solutions for very demanding applications. We supply products for diverse markets, including interventional cardiology, electrophysiology, urology, oncology, gynecology, endoscopy, neurovascular, pain management, cardiovascular surgery, endovascular surgery, and interventional radiology.

Catheter assembly manufacturing services include design and development, prototyping, material and component selection, single- and multi-lumen extrusions, balloon forming, hypotubes and micro-components, validation and qualification, sterilization, and packaging and labeling.

Catheter finishing services consist of insert and over molding, annealing, tip forming, fusing, adhesive bonding, precision hole drilling, punching, hydrophilic coating, laser cutting, and catheter reinforcing.

Our development team is a perfect match for companies seeking co-development partnerships for components and finished devices. We provide integrated development and assembly manufacturing that supplements and accelerates an OEM’s ability to quickly deliver quality products to market while protecting and enhancing their IP.

MedVenture, now Freudenberg Medical Minimally Invasive Solutions, designs, develops and manufactures a wide range of minimally invasive devices and catheter-based technologies. Our product development and manufacturing teams collaborate to produce the highest quality products at the lowest cost.  Our in-house capabilities ensure design for manufacturability, decrease design and development time, and increase speed to market for finished goods.  MedVenture provides design, development, extrusion and catheter manufacturing, prototyping, catheter assembly and finishing, regulatory guidance, sterilization, inventory management, and order fulfillment.

Cambus Medical, a Freudenberg Medical joint venture company, develops and manufactures hypotube catheter shafts and related micro-component solutions for minimally invasive surgical devices used in diagnostic and therapeutic interventions. The high precision hypotubes are used in angioplasty balloon catheters and stent delivery systems where the highest levels of performance are required.  A large percentage of hypotubes feature a PTFE coating to increase their lubricity and improve trackability. PTFE coating applied using Cambus Medical’s proprietary Cambus Coat™ technology is PFOA-free and offers the highest levels of performance.

VistaMed, a Freudenberg Medical joint venture company, is a leading extrusion and catheter provider to the medical device industry worldwide. VistaMed delivers innovative solutions to complex medical device challenges, working with clients to identify manufacturable design solutions. The company specializes in customer-specific solutions to the toughest tubing challenges. Working with a wide range of materials, including PEEK, polyurethane, polycarbonate, nylon, and other thermoplastics, VistaMed offers single-lumen, multi-lumen, co-extrusion, bump, braided, and wire-reinforced tubing solutions as well as balloon forming for complex catheters.  VistaMed provides design and development, material selection, extrusion and catheter manufacturing, assembly and finishing, sterilization, packaging, and labeling.