Where We Started

BioTronics has a history stemming back to the 1980’s. Here’s a brief overview of our timeline with our parent company, UPMC:

  • 1980: Centralized Shadyside Hospital, now UPMC Shadyside, clinical engineering services
  • 1984: BioTronics Incorporated
  • 1996: Added Perfusion services, now Procirca.
  • 2001: Developed Mechanical Circulatory Support (MCS) services, now Procirca.
  • 2005: Brought on Laser and Image Guided Surgery support services
  • July 2012: Intra-operative neurological monitoring (IOM)

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