Nordson MEDICAL has developed several innovative tools to help you design and develop clinically effective, complex devices and technologies—in less time and at less cost.
Get a quick-turn prototype balloon catheter that ships in as little as 2 weeks with our ProtoCath™ online design tool. Select from a full range of modular features to design a complete balloon catheter prototype, delivered at a fraction of the time and cost of traditional methods.
As an industry leader for interventional balloon catheters, Nordson MEDICAL has developed a quick-turn prototype balloon catheter offering, ProtoCath™, to expedite time-to-market for our customers.
Balloon catheter prototypes without ProtoCath™: Minimum of 9 weeks and $27K+
Generate catheter design
Specify & order custom balloons (extrusions & molds required)
Develop processes, obtain tooling & build catheter prototypes
Balloon catheter prototypes with ProtoCath™
2 weeks and under $1.5K
Evaluate ProtoCath™ offering
Source initial order of 3 catheters
Balloon catheter prototype evaluation
Our ProtoCath™ tool is based on industry-standard catheter platforms. Start by selecting your balloon or catheter type, then choose from a range of technically compatible options, including:
If you want to customize beyond ProtoCath™, Design Your Own Balloon Catheter. Save time and cost with our flexible balloon catheter option. Start by selecting from a wide range of stock balloons and work with our design team to add the features you need. Or start with the prototype you designed using our ProtoCath™ tool and make further custom modifications.