Nido Surgical, is a medical device company that is developing the CardioPort™, a novel platform designed to enable video-endoscopic trans-cardiac surgical repairs inside the beating heart based on technology developed at Boston Children’s Hospital. The company was co-founded by Pedro del Nido MD, Chief of Cardiac Surgery at Boston Children’s Hospital, and Professor of Child Surgery at Harvard Medical School, and by Nikolay Vasilyev MD, Staff Scientist at Boston Children’s Hospital, and Assistant Professor of Surgery at Harvard Medical School.