Medical device design and development for doctors and startups.

We help you transform connected medical device ideas into physical products.


Two minutes on what we do.

Explore examples of our medical device projects.

From one device that works, to 10,000 that will not fail.


Neuromodulation pain therapy device.
Wearable Medtech


Mobile pulse oximeter.
Medical Devices

Lenovo - Vital Moto

Smartphone vital sign adapter.
IoT MedTech


Microbial lab monitoring device.
Biotech IoT

Stanley Healthcare - PedZ

Pediatric protection device.
IoT MedTech

CMR Medical

Chest compression device.
IoT MedTech

ARC Medical

Touchless temporal thermometer.
IoT MedTech

March Healthcare

Telehealth medical station.
Medical Device

What our clients are saying.


Video: Dr. Stanley shares his product development experience

"Design 1st gave us ideas we never thought possible"
- Matt LeMay, VP Service Delivery, Nuraleve

"We ended up with the best dental product in the industry"
- Dr. Turner, Founder ProDrive

"Design 1st supported us from concept through to clinical trials and manufacturing."
- Kevin Smith, VP Engineering, Stanley Healthcare

A proven, predictable process.

We identify and solve product development risks early, allowing you to get to market faster.

Concept Development
1: Find & test possible solutions
Detailed Engineering
2: Select and perfect the winner
Prototype & Test
3: Build the pre-production prototype
Manufacturing Support
1: Oversee transfer to reliable manufacturer

Deep experience across multiple medical device categories:

  • Surgical instruments
  • Drug delivery devices
  • Assistive devices
  • Diagnostic imaging
  • BioTech lab equipment
  • Wearable health devices
  • Vital sign monitoring
  • Medical procedure simulation
  • Endoscope 3D imaging

Start a conversation.

Working on an existing medical device? Or do you have an idea but don't know where to begin? We can help.

Step 1: Get in touch.



Step 2: Initial meeting

Step 3: Technical review of your project

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