HeartMate 3 LVAD

With Full Maglev Flow Technology

About HeartMate 3 LVAD with Full MagLev Flow Technology

The HeartMate 3™ LVAD, a mechanical circulatory support pump with Full MagLev™ Flow Technology has significantly advanced the field of LVAD therapy, setting the standard with innovation and outstanding clinical outcomes that make a meaningful difference in your patients’ lives.1

This innovation includes Full MagLev Flow Technology in the pump which maintains gentle blood handling to minimize complications and hemocompatibility-related adverse events.1

The HeartMate 3 LVAD is used for advanced heart failure patients needing short- or long-term mechanical circulatory support.

Clinical Outcomes made possible by Full MagLev Flow Technology

Full MagLev Flow Technology maintains gentle blood handling to minimize complications and hemocompatibility-related adverse events.

  • Fully levitated, self-centering rotor that does not require hydrodynamic or mechanical bearings
  • Large, consistent blood flow pathways to reduce shear stress3
  • Intrinsic pulsatility to reduce stasis and minimize thrombus3,4
Cut across view of the HeartMate 3 Maglev Pump

HeartMate 3 Offers Hope

For people with advanced heart failure, HeartMate 3 LVAD offers a second chance at life. This short video offers insight into how this innovative device was developed and how it has impacted the lives of those living with advanced heart failure.

Manuals & Resources

Manuals & Resources

Find a HeartMate 3 LVAD Center

Find a HeartMate 3 LVAD Center

Customer Service

Customer Service


  1. Mehra M, Uriel N, Naka Y, et al. A Fully Magnetically Levitated Left Ventricular Assist Device-Final Report. N Engl J Med. 2019;380:1618-1627.
  2. Abbott data on file.
  3. Bourque K, Cotter C, Dague C, et al. Design rationale and preclinical evaluation of the HeartMate 3 Left Ventricular Assist System for hemocompatibility. Am Soc Artificial Int Organs. 2016;62:375- 383.
  4. Bourque K, Dague C, Farrar D, et al. In vivo assessment of a rotary left ventricular assist deviceinduced artificial pulse in the proximal and distal aorta. Artificial Organs. 2006;30:638-642.

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