Vascular Solutions, Inc.
| Nasdaq: VASC
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Vascular Solutions, Inc. is a medical device company, which focuses on clinically advanced solutions to interventional cardiologists and interventional radiologists. It produces its products in three categories: Catheter, Hemostat and Vein. The Catheter products consist of catheters, which is used in minimal invasive medical procedures for the diagnosis and treatment of vascular conditions. The Hemostat products consist of blood clotting products, such as the D-Stat Dry hemostat, a topical thrombin-based pad with ak bandage used to control surface bleeding, and the D-Stat Flowable, a thick yet flowable thrombin-based mixture for preventing bleeding in subcutaneous pockets. The Vein products consist of the Vari-Lase endovenous laser, a laser console and procedure kit used for the treatment of varicose veins, and a reprocessing service for radiofrequency vein ablation catheters. Vascular Solutions delivers its products to interventional cardiologists, interventional radiologists, electrophysiologists, and vein specialists through its direct U.S. sales force and international independent distributor network. Vascular Solutions was founded by Howard C. Root in February 1997 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, MN.