Published Article: Diaphragm Pacing Using the Minimally Invasive Cervical Approach

A new article regarding diaphragm pacing utilizing the minimally invasive surgical approach has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine. The article is a comprehensive long-term study of over 1500 hundred patients implanted with the Avery Diaphragm Pacemaker System. The safety and performance of the System and the long-term benefit of […]

In Memory of Dr. Roy Carter Jr.
October 6, 1928-January 28, 2021

It is with great sadness, yet immense reverence, that we report the passing of Dr. Roy Edward Carter Jr. He passed away on January 28, 2021 peacefully at home. Dr. Carter’s passing has a huge impact on our Avery family as he was one of the pioneers in diaphragm pacing. Indeed, in 1971, our first […]

Nicole Featured in New Mobility Magazine!

We are very happy to announce our very own Nicole is featured in this month’s New Mobility magazine. This is a very big accomplishment for us at Avery biomedical! We would love to thank our friends at New Mobility for doing this for us. The article is fantastic! We hope everyone enjoys reading it!

Avery’s Nicole Ficarra Featured in

Nicole Ficarra, communications Coordinator here at Avery Biomedical, was recently featured in the blog. There, Nicole shares her story, critical information about the Avery Diaphragm Pacemaker, and how it changes lives. Once implanted with a diaphragm pacemaker, I gained renewed confidence. I earned my Bachelor’s Degree in Advertising, internships with a local legislator and […]

Avery Biomedical Devices’ NextGen Diaphragm Pacing Transmitter, Spirit, Earns FDA Approval – Now Available

Commack, NY – Avery Biomedical Devices (Commack, NY), the global leader in high reliability diaphragm pacemakers, announced that its new diaphragm pacemaker transmitter, Spirit, has earned FDA approval and is now being offered to patients using its pacing system. This NextGen transmitter features a light-weight compact design with easy-to-use touch controls and offers precision-enhancing digital […]

Diaphragm Pacemaker for Teen Featured on WSB-TV Atlanta

Fourteen year-old Sedarius was recently featured on WSB-TV Atlanta as the first pediatric patient to receive surgery to implant a diaphragm pacemaker in the state of Georgia. Sedarius was diagnosed with CCHS when he was eight years old, and required a tracheotomy and ventilator to breathe while he slept.  The Avery Breathing Pacemaker will allow him […]

4th Annual International CCHS Day: November 10, 2018

CCHS Ties Us Together is the 2018 annual fund campaign for the CCHS Foundation & CCHS Family Network. We invite our CCHS community and supporters from around the globe to join us in #MovingTowardACure. Get Tied Up What moves one forward better than a great pair of sneakers? The CCHS Foundation needs your help in […]