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Implantation Procedure

How to place BAROSTIM NEO™

The placement of the BAROSTIM NEO™ System, the device that delivers BAROSTIM THERAPY™, requires a minimally-invasive procedure under general anesthesia.

1. Preparation

  • Ensure all materials required for the procedure are available

2. Lead Placement

  • Make an incision in the neck
  • Expose the carotid artery
  • Connect the lead to the IPG
  • Map the lead
  • Suture the lead
  • Disconnect the lead from the IPG

3. IPG Placement

  • Create the pocket
  • Tunnel the lead
  • Create the strain relief loop
  • Connect the lead to the IPG

4. Closure

  • Secure the IPG
  • Close the incisions
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