Goals and Values

Acandis GmbH is a German, owner-managed medical devices company based in Pforzheim.

We specialise in the development, manufacturing and marketing of products for treatment of neurovascular diseases. Our products are used by interventional neuroradiologists for prevention and treatment of stroke.

We are supporting clinical users with innovative products for the neuro-interventional prevention and treatment of stroke – for the benefit of patients.

Our work is focused on user-oriented research and development based on a sound knowledge of process technology – Engineering Stroke Solutions!


Our Passion

As a dynamic, highly motivated, creative and proactive team, we are committed to tackling technical and medical challenges. Technology and innovation is driving us – "miniaturisation" is our motto.

Our product ideas start from comprehensive understanding of symptoms, diagnostics and treatment options to detailed analysis of technical viability, enabeling us to offer solutions being both innovative and user-oriented.

In manufacturing our products, we make use of innovative technologies and wide-ranging expertise in  Nitinol processing and surface treatment.


Our Mission

We are constantly refining our products and services, setting new standards in interventional treatment of neurovascular diseases, deliberately making intense use of inventions, specialist literature, conferences and detailed discussions with users.

With qualified partners, research facilities and clinical centres, we work on a broad range of scientific themes, exploring possibilities for treatment of intracranial vessel diseases, offering patients constantly improved therapy options.

In offering top quality and maximum precision of our products, we cooperate closely with the world market leader in the manufacture of self-expanding vascular implants.


Our Vision

Our vision is to continously improve the treatment and prevention of stroke with innovative, miniaturised medical devices and become a global independent specialist offering a broad product portfolio.