About Us

Dr. Scott Augustine with his two pets

I am confident that HotDog 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Give my team of experts a call to find out why veterinarians and teaching schools are making the leap from outdated warming methods to the HotDog Veterinary Warming System!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 HotDog Patient Warming and Forced-Air Warming, Dr. Scott Augustine helped make intra-operative normothermia the standard of care in the U.S. and around the world.

With a passion for animals, he has helped make surgical procedures safer and more effective for our furry little friends.

Dr. Augustine has spent more than 35 years in the medical device industry and has been granted more than 200 patents for his inventions. From people to animals, Augustine Surgical Inc. has a mission to make surgery safer for all.