About Us

I am confident that HotDog warming will meet all your patient warming needs, and I guarantee your complete satisfaction!

Give my team of experts a call to find out why veterinarians and teaching schools are making the leap from outdated warming methods to the HotDog warming system!

Warm Regards,
Dr. Scott Augustine


Augustine Surgical, Inc. develops, designs and markets innovative and cost-effective medical products. Our HotDog Patient Warming System includes products for both human and veterinary use.

About Dr. Scott Augustine

As the inventor of the first forced air warming technology – Bair Hugger® patient warming – Dr. Augustine helped make intra-operative normothermia the standard of care in the U.S. and internationally. Dr. Augustine has spent more than 30 years in the medical device industry and has been granted more than 200 patents for his inventions. He is now changing the paradigm again with the HotDog Patient Warming System.