Orthopedic Development leader, IMDS, Expands Capabilities with a New Facility in Orlando
IMDS® Expands Capabilities with New Orlando Facility (press release)
IMDS® (Innovative Medical Device Solutions) announces the addition of its newest Co-Innovation™ facility in
Orlando, Florida. The new facility joins three other IMDS Co-Innovation facilities based in Logan, Utah;
Chandler, Arizona; and Salt Lake City, Utah.
As a leader of design in Orthopaedic Medical Devices, IMDS Co-Innovation brings over 350 years of combined
experience to the development of innovative medical products. The 12,000-square-foot facility currently houses 13
product development engineers, a surgical skills cadaver lab, a prototype manufacturing machining center, an
additive manufacturing development center, and a verification and validation mechanical testing laboratory. These
capabilities allow IMDS to provide world-class service while continuing to enhance the quality of life and standard
of care for patients.
Chief Technology Officer, Dan Justin stated, “This IMDS Co-Innovation expansion is all about better connecting
our talented resources to the needs of the medical device industry. We are excited about expanding our footprint to
include the East Coast. IMDS has an exceptional talent pool and has enhanced its product development capabilities
by moving to a location with faster access to many of our corporate customers and surgeon partners. Additionally,
Orlando is already proving to be a great location to access the international medical device industry.”
With this recent addition, IMDS service areas now span the country across nine different locations. Specializing in
outsourcing to the medical device community, companies and surgeon inventors come to IMDS to bring their
product ideas to full market realization. From concept development through full ISO 13485 production
manufacturing, IMDS is the one-stop shop for medical device innovation.
“Innovation is at the core of our mission. We believe our new Co-Innovation Orlando facility represents an
expansion geographically as well as an expansion of some of the key ingredients of innovation at IMDS such as
talent, environment and resources.” said President and CEO Brady Shirley.
Those interested in visiting the new facility should contact IMDS to schedule a tour. IMDS Co-Innovation Orlando
is located 25 minutes from the Orlando International Airport in the Central Florida Research Park, adjacent to the
IMDS will be exhibiting at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) Annual Meeting in San
Francisco from February 8-10, 2012.
IMDS (Innovative Medical Device Solutions) is the strategic source for contract, full-service medical device
development and manufacturing. With an intense focus on innovation, speed to market, and our partners’ goals, we
deliver products that enhance the quality of life and standard of care for patients.