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Reprocessed VNUS ClosureFast Catheters – 6 Years of Superior Performance

Posted on: 06 Mar 18

WATERBURY, Conn., March 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northeast Scientific Inc. (NES) has released 5-year results proving that the use of their reprocessed medical devices is safe, effective and smart. NES has successfully supplied 250,000 reprocessed VNUS ClosureFast RF Ablation Catheters with no adverse events and exceptional physician savings.

Proven Performance

  • Less than 0.25% (less than 1 in 400) of NES reprocessed devices are returned for performance failure.
  • NES inspects every single device, not just a sampling like most OEMs.
  • Any user who is not happy with the device for any reason is given full credit.

Excellent Safety Record

NES has supplied the reprocessed device for more than 5 years with NO ADVERSE EVENTS.

Search for the keyword “closurefast” on the FDA MAUDE database to see all adverse events involving the ClosureFast catheter.

Smart Doctors

Search online for doctors who use the NES reprocessed catheter and consult with other physicians: Reprocessing makes strong financial sense for the practice. Some save more than $100,000 each year on devices alone.

Simple math

Doctors pay on average 35% less for the reprocessed VNUS ClosureFast Catheter, and the savings compound with increased use of NES devices.

35% savings with a device that is proven safe and effective by doctors across the country.

Visit to learn more about Northeast Scientific Inc. Come see the operation in Waterbury, CT. Call anytime with any questions 203.756.2111.

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About Northeast Scientific

Northeast Scientific, Inc. (NES), in Waterbury, Connecticut, is registered with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration as both a reprocessor of single-use medical devices and a manufacturer.  Founded in 2005, NES received its first 510(k) clearance in 2007, has added new products to its reprocessing suite and is developing multiple 510ks in the vascular space. NES is ISO 13485 2016 Certified.

Northeast Scientific Inc. Media Contact
Scott Allmendinger 203.756.2111


Last updated on: 07/03/2018

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