Professor Syde A. Taheri, MD

Award-Winning Inventor and Surgeon

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Core-Warming Device


This is a plastic, disposable device that helps warm the inside of a patientís body during and after major surgery.  It would greatly improve the current, superficial method of using a heavy blankets on patients whose body temperatures are dropping from within. 


The Taheri Core-Warming Device is inserted through the skin.  The minimally invasive balloon-like device is injected into the vena cava, and a warm stream of saline running through the balloon helps the blood maintain a safer, more comfortable temperature.  Patent issued.   

Key Benefits/Information

  • This device can be marketed to the growing population of seniors who will need surgery.
  • Indications show that roughly 10 million surgery patients each year could utilize this device.