Thomas Fogarty Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Investments
  • 9

  • Portfolio
  • 5

  • Exits
  • 3

Exits

Thomas Fogarty General Information

Description

Dr. Thomas Fogarty is the Founder and serves as Director at Fogarty Institute for Innovation. He serves as a Managing Director at Emergent Medical Partners. He also serves as a Board Member at Avinger. He also serves as a Board Member of BioTrace Medical. He is a Co-Founder of Biopsys Medical. He has been involved with a wide spectrum of innovations in business and technology, serving as founder/co-founder, and Chairman/board member of over 30 medical device companies, the majority based on devices designed and developed by Fogarty Engineering, Inc. Dr. Fogarty has published approximately 180 scientific articles and textbook chapters in fields of general and cardiovascular surgery and is the author or co-author of more than 125 patents and patent applications. His patents include the "industry standard" Fogarty balloon embolectomy catheter (now owned by Edwards Lifesciences), and the widely used Aneurx Stent Graft (now owned by Medtronic). Dr. Fogarty is the recipient of countless awards and honors; most significantly, he is the recipient of the Jacobson Innovation Award of the American College of Surgeons, the 2000 Lemelson-MIT prize for Invention and Innovation, and was inducted into the Inventors Hall of Fame in December 2001. Dr. Fogarty is currently a Clinical Professor of Surgery at Stanford University. Previously, he has held positions as President, Medical Staff at Stanford University Medical Center, and Director, Cardiovascular Surgery at Sequoia Medical Center. He was also the Founder of Vascular Architects. He received his undergraduate education at Xavier University and his medical degree from the University of Cincinnati. He completed his residency at the University of Oregon. Dr. Fogarty was a founder and general partner of Three Arch Partners, and a general partner in five successive Three Arch venture funds.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • Melchor Pavilion
  • 2490 Hospital Drive, Suite 310
  • Mountain View, CA 94040
  • United States
+1 (650) 000-0000

Thomas Fogarty Investments (9)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Moray Medical 13-Apr-2021 Seed Round 00.00 Surgical Devices Startup 000000 0000000 00
Lully 01-Jun-2015 0000 00000 00.00 Electronics (B2C) Generating Revenue 000000 0000000 00
Hospi 24-Mar-2014 00000 00000 000 Therapeutic Devices Generating Revenue 000000 0000000 00
Aerin Medical 13-Feb-2014 00000 00000 00000 Therapeutic Devices Generating Revenue 000000 0000000 00
Crux Biomedical 22-Jan-2009 00000 00000 000 Surgical Devices Generating Revenue 000000 0000000 00
Avantis Medical Systems 02-Sep-2008 00000 00000 0000 Diagnostic Equipment Out of Business 000000 0000000 00
Novare Surgical Systems 16-Oct-2006 00000 00000 0000 Surgical Devices Out of Business 000000 0000000 00
Avantis Medical Systems 15-Sep-2006 Early Stage VC 00.000 Diagnostic Equipment Out of Business 000000 0000000 00
Alydia Health Seed Round 00.00 Other Devices and Supplies Generating Revenue 000000 0000000 00

Thomas Fogarty Exits (3)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Alydia Health 16-Jun-2021 Merger/Acquisition 00000
Avantis Medical Systems 28-Feb-2019 000 00 00000000
Novare Surgical Systems 01-Feb-2011 0000000000: 000000

Thomas Fogarty Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

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Thomas Fogarty Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Thomas Fogarty MD Angel Investor 00 0 0 Mountain View, CA

Thomas Fogarty Co-Investors (5)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
415 Capital 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Angel Physicians Fund 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Frederick Goar 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Heal Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
MedFocus 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Thomas Fogarty FAQs

  • Who is Thomas Fogarty?

    Thomas Fogarty is an angel Investor who has made 9 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Thomas Fogarty?

    Thomas Fogarty is an angel investor.

  • What does Thomas Fogarty do?

    As an angel investor, Thomas Fogarty invests personal money into promising companies, typically in exchange for equity.

  • What has Thomas Fogarty invested in?

    Thomas Fogarty has made numerous investments in companies like Moray Medical, Lully, and Hospi within the Surgical Devices, Electronics (B2C), and Therapeutic Devices industries.

  • What has Thomas Fogarty invested in recently?

    Thomas Fogarty's latest investment was on 13-Apr-2021 in Moray Medical, a company within the Surgical Devices industry.

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