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He identified patient needs and set about developing the technology to meet that demand.

Dr. Wayne Grody

As a child, Dr. Wayne Grody was fascinated by a Life magazine cover photo of DNA's double helix structure. Today, he's a pioneer in the field of genetics and diagnostic molecular pathology, having created the cystic fibrosis genetic mutation test to the benefit of expectant parents everywhere.

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Millions of Americans no longer need glasses, thanks to the use of advanced medical technology in the field of ophthalmology. Laser eye surgery has been used safely and effectively in more than 6 million procedures.

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Dr. Fischell continues to set the pace for medical technology innovation.

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Dr. Fogarty wanted to offer blood clot patients an alternative to invasive surgeries and large incisions. So he created a new technique that's now used around the world.

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She saw the potential to improve outcomes for her patients.

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Dr. Yock is driven by the need to improve health care and patient outcomes.

When Dr. Martin Malawer started practicing in the 1970s, amputation was the standard treatment for young children and adolescents with bone and tissue cancer. Working with pioneers in the field of orthopedic oncology, Dr. Malawer helped to develop the first set of orthopedic endoprostheses, which included artificial bone and joint replacements.