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SynCardia Systems, LLC
SynCardia Systems, LLC in Tucson, Arizona is a medical technology company focused on developing and manufacturing the SynCardia temporary Total Artificial Heart (TAH-t). The SynCardia TAH-t is an implantable system designed to assume the full function of a failed human heart in patients suffering from end-stage biventricular (both sides) heart failure.
The SynCardia Total Artificial Heart is the only artificial heart that is commercially available in the United States, European Union and Canada for use as a bridge to donor heart transplantation.