Boston Scientific was founded on the simple premise that less-invasive medicine could improve patient care. We have remained committed to this promise since our founding three decades ago. Today we are a leading innovator of medical devices and technologies that improve patient lives.
Who We Are
We are a worldwide developer, manufacturer and marketer of medical devices that are used in a broad range for interventional medical specialties.
Boston Scientific is dedicated to transforming lives through innovative medical solutions that improve the health of patients around the world.
From its humble beginnings in a small laboratory in Massachusetts, Boston Scientific has grown and then honed its core to 24,000 people world-wide, carrying the passion and commitment of our founders. We are now delivering a broad portfolio of innovative medical solutions worldwide through our core businesses: Interventional Cardiology, Cardiac Rhythm Management, Electrophysiology, Peripheral Interventions, Endoscopy, Urology and Women’s Health, and Neuromodulation.
- Approx. 23,000 employees worldwide
- 12 manufacturing facilities worldwide
- Market presence in nearly 100 countries
- $861 million invested in R&D
- $7.143 billion revenue
*as of February 4, 2014
The company, its people, its future. About Boston Scientific provides a general overview of the Company, its operating divisions and its influence as a pioneer in the less-invasive medical device industry for well over two decades. Get a sense of the unique environment and culture that is Boston Scientific, a community of people who strive to help physicians save lives and improve the quality of life for patients. Breaking news, press coverage and more are a few of the things you can find in About Boston Scientific. We encourage you to join in the spirit of our adventure and continue your exploration of this section of our web site.
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