A noteworthy life of Professor Nobles

In the field of medicine, it's unusual to find someone who works beyond capacity. But Professor Anthony Nobles proves that it's possible as long as you have the passion to improve the life of people despite scientific challenges.

Tagged as an inventor and innovator, Nobles has contributed many medical devices that can relieve problems related to cardiac surgery and interventional cardiology. It's also interesting to note that professor nobles ideas materialize in the middle of the night.

Nobles have multiple patents including the following:

• Suturing devices and methods for suturing an anatomic valve
• Suturing device for sealing an opening in blood vessel
• Device and method for assisting end-to-side anastomosis
• Method and apparatus for applying a knot to a suture
• Holding block for multiple catheter needles
• Blood vessel occlusion device
• Suture cutter
• Fluid delivery and extraction device and method
• Trocar for endoscopic surgery
• Detachable tip optical valvutome

Nobles has been contributing the medical industry since 1988. He has published multiple publications and many international regulatory approvals and FDA approvals.

The educator works at a facility in Fountain Valley, California, which houses state of the art laboratories. The complex includes the operating room, large medical cleanroom, 3D printer lab, modern innovation lab and machine shop.

His daily routine consists of checking all departments, which include the manufacturing department, regulatory department and research and development. He also balances his work by checking the corporate aspect of the business.

It’s also a usual scenario where you can see him talk to his engineers and technicians about his new idea that just popped in that day. Even though he has an endless idea, he’s able to explain it to his team. Yet, Nobles ensures that the idea is executed and implemented. He also ensures that it passed the FDA so he can present it to other medical experts.