VAD Wear® Men’s LVAD Vests and Jackets

All of our Men’s garments feature our LVAD pocket systems for both HeartMate 2 and HeartMate 3. Each of our garments includes both left and right-side pocket systems. They can accommodate both left or right side driveline exit sites.

VAD Wear® Benefits:

  • Provides the user a feeling of normalcy.
  • Lines are hidden.
  • Flexible, low profile, left and right design.
  • Reduces exposure to external hazards.
  • Allows fast visibility of controller and battery function without the need for removal. Yet, it’s easy to install and remove.
  • Even weight distribution. No more one-sided equipment bags.

Add our VAD Wear® ActivVADER™ battery straps to any order of our vests or jacket pocket systems. Great for the more active VADER. These straps, with their hook and loop closure will help to keep your batteries more secure when living your active life. Includes a set of straps for both the left and right battery pockets. Sold as an add-on to our VAD Wear® system. For new apparel orders only.

VAD Wear® Vest, simply the most comfortable vest you’ll own!

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The Original VAD Wear ® LVAD Vest

A great utility vest for everyday style.

Colors:
Black / Dk. Navy / Charcoal / River Blue / Lt. Green / Olive Green

Sizes: Large – 3XL

Cotton/Polyester Blend

Features:

  • Lightweight
  • Six zippered exterior
  • Two side pockets
  • Left side zipper closure

VAD Wear® Men’s Lightweight LVAD Vest

This vest offers style and clean lines. Mesh lined and back vented for comfort.

Colors:  Black or Midnight Navy

Sizes: Medium – 2XL – STYLE RUNS LARGE

100% polyester w/water resistant finish
LINING: 100% polyester mesh

Features:

  • Piped contrast side panels
  • Stretch binding finish on armholes
  • On-seam front zippered pockets
  • Concealed back vents for added breathability
  • Adjustable shock cord at hem

VAD Wear® Mens LVAD Vest in Melange Fleece

Lightweight, yet cozy! One of our most popular styles.
Its simple design is comfortable for everyday use. Made of polyester bonded fleece that is lightweight and easy to clean.
Smooth, heather pattern on the outside with a light fleece interior.

Colors:

Black Heather / Dark Grey Heather / Navy Heather / Forest Heather / French Blue Heather

Sizes: Large – 3XL

100% polyester w/water resistant finish
LINING: 100% polyester mesh

Features:

  • Moisture Wicking
  • Easy care
  • Center front coil zipper with semi-auto lock slider.
  • Lower front pockets with zippers
  • Tonal cover stitch details at shoulders
  • Stretch, active fit

VAD Wear® LVAD Bonded Soft Shell Fleece Vest

Classic styling makes this vest easy to dress up or down.

Colors: Black / Classic Navy / Classic Red / Carbon

Sizes: Medium – 3XL

Fabric : 96% polyester, 4% spandex bonded with 100% polyester anti-pill fleece with water-repellent finish

Features:

  • Center front coil zipper
  • Lower front pockets with zippers
  • Tonal overstitch details at shoulders

VAD Wear® Men’s Three-Layer Light Bonded Performance LVAD Vest with ActivVADER™ Battery straps

New for 2021! This stylish vest offers versatility and comfort with its unique dual front zipper. Unzip from the bottom up or top-down! Great for driving comfort. Our VAD Wear system is available for HeartMate 2 and 3.

Colors: Black, Natural Stone, and Regata Blue.

Sizes: Large – XXXL

Fabric : 96% polyester, 4% spandex bonded with 100% polyester anti-pill fleece with water-repellent finish

Features:

  • Provides the user a feeling of normalcy.
  • Lines are hidden.
  • Flexible, low profile, left and right design.
  • Reduces exposure to external hazards.
  • Allows fast visibility of controller and battery function without the need for removal. Yet, it’s easy to install and remove.
  • Even weight distribution. No more one-sided equipment bags.

VAD Wear® Men’s Three-Layer Light Bonded Performance LVAD Vest with ActivVADER™ Battery straps

VAD Wear® ActivVADER™ Mesh LVAD Vest with Right and Left VAD Wear® LVAD pocket system.

New for 2021! Our coolest Mesh LVAD vest for the active LVAD recipient. Includes our ActivVADER™ battery straps. Stay cool while doing your cardiac rehab!

This vest is available in only two sizes, Large – 24.5″ or XL – 26″ widths.

Fabric: Cotton / Mesh

VAD Wear® Men’s Techno Lite LVAD

Our lightest LVAD vest. Available in five colors.

Colors: Black / Classic Navy / Carbon / Red / Royal
Sizes: Medium – 3XL

This vest does run a bit large. Please review widths.

100% polyester pongee w/water resistant finish
Unlined

Features:

  • Lightweight and unlined
  • Center front reverse coil zipper with autolock slider and reflective toggle
  • Lower concealed pockets with zippers
  • Adjustable shockcord at hem
  • Reflective piping at front shoulders

VAD Wear® Men’s Micro Fleece LVAD Jacket

Style, comfort and warmth. This jacket has it all! Modern two tone design is sporty and comfortable for everyday use. Made of polyesterMicro-Fleece. Lightweight and easy to clean.

Colors: Black/Carbon and Midnight Navy/Carbon

Sizes: Large – 3XL

Fabric: 100% polyester anti-pill Micro-Fleece

Features:

  • Center front contrast reverse coil zippers
  •  Laser welded sleeve pocket for personal compact audio device
  •  Contrast zippered front pockets with zipper garages
  •  Adjustable shockcord at hem
  • Contrast side panels and inner collar

VAD Wear® LVAD Jacket in Melange Fleece – Men’s

Its simple design is comfortable for everyday use. Made of polyester bonded fleece that is lightweight and easy to clean. Smooth, heather pattern on the outside with a light fleece interior.

Colors: Black/Grey Heather, Navy/Navy Heather,

Forest Green/Forest Heather

Sizes: Large – 3XL

Fabric: 100% polyester mélange jersey bonded with fleece

Features:

  • Comfortable!
  • Moisture Wicking, Easy Care.
  • Center front coil zipper with semi autolock slider
  • Lower front pockets with hidden snap closure
  • Tonal cover stitch details at shoulders
  • ACTIVE FIT
  • Stretch