Medical & Pharmaceutical

Custom Medical Devices, Implants, Tools & Components

Capabilities

As a company committed to quality, we work alongside the leading medical and pharmaceutical manufacturers throughout the country to engineer, develop and manufacture some of the most cutting-edge products within the industry. Over the past 20 years, we’ve produced hundreds of custom medical implants, surgical devices and pharmaceutical components.

Our specific capabilities include:

  • Aspect ratios up to 38:1
  • Feature sizes as small as 40μm
  • Tolerances as tight as 1 micron
  • Surface finishes of 4Ra microinch
  • Surface roughness inspection
  • 3D part scan to 3D CAD model overlays with difference modeling
  • Prototypes, low quantity runs and batch production up to 10,000p pieces

Projects

Having completed hundreds of projects for the medical and pharmaceutical industries for the last 20 years, we’ve learned the importance of precision, accuracy and innovation. We’ve produced hundreds of medical implants and surgical devices including unique and custom tools, high volume production of surgical devices and pharmaceutical drug delivery systems. Some examples of projects we have completed are:

  • Instruments
    • Surgical blades & drills
    • Surgical hand tools (clamps, spreaders, etc)
    • Orthopedic surgical instruments
    • Neurosurgery instruments
    • Cardiovascular surgical instruments
    • Otology instruments
    • Disposable, one time use medical and dental instruments
  • Implants
    • Ophthalmic silicone micro-implants
    • Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) implants
    • Tympanostomy implants
    • Orthopedic and spinal implants
    • Neurosurgery implants
    • Cardiovascular implants
    • Custom Orthodontic devices and implants
    • Engineered surfaces for medical and dental implants
  • Research and Development (R&D) instruments and tooling
  • Highly-engineered surfaces for hematology
  • Medical diagnostic equipment
  • Stents
  • Artificial heart components
  • Superhydrophobic surfaces for medical equipment
  • Drug delivery components and systems
  • Pharmaceutical production components and equipment

Materials

EDM strives to meet your needs. Through our strategic partnerships with a vast array of qualified material suppliers, we can manufacture components using the exact materials that you require, all while meeting strict quality standards. Traditionally, our medical and pharmaceutical related projects and components have utilized the durability and reliability of various stainless steels and performance plastics like:

  • 300 series Stainless Steels
  • 400 series Stainless Steels
  • 17-4 Stainless Steel
  • 17-7 Stainless Steel
  • Medical grade Titanium
  • PEEK
  • Delrin
  • PTFE
  • Polycarbonate
  • Silicone

Measurements

EDM 3D Metrology Services provides high resolution 3D measurement and inspection of numerous components found in medical instrument and implant assemblies.

Commonly Measured Medical Components

  • Instruments
    • Surgical blades & drills
    • Surgical hand tools (clamps, spreaders, etc…)
    • Orthopaedic surgical instruments
    • Neurosurgery instruments
    • Cardiovascular surgical instruments
    • Otology instruments
    • Disposable, one time use medical and dental instruments
  • Implants
    • Ophthalmic silicone micro implants
    • Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) implants
    • Tympanostomy implants
    • Orthopaedic and spinal implants
    • Neurosurgery implants
    • Cardiovascular implants
    • Custom Orthodontic devices and implants
    • Engineered surfaces for medical and dental implants
  • Drug Delivery System Components
  • Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Components

Download our Brochure

Our capabilities, project experience, materials and photo gallery all in one place! Download our brochure for a quick EDM Rapid Prototyping overview.

Download our  Medical & Pharmaceutical Industry Brochure