Medical Device Design for Dentists, Doctors and Startups.

We help you develop safe and effective medical devices using our proven design control process.


Why Choose Design 1st?

What our clients are saying.


Video: Dr. Turner 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

Explore Our Medical Device Projects.


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

ProDrive Dental Systems

Universal High-Speed Dental Drill System.

ARC Connected Devices

Finger Cuff Vital Sign Monitoring.
Medical Device

A proven, predictable process.

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

Concept Development
1: Identify high value attributes to guide design
Detailed Engineering
2: Select and perfect the winner
Prototype & Test
3: Build the pre-production prototype
Manufacturing Support
1: Oversee transfer to reliable manufacturer


Two minutes on what we do.

Leverage our experience in your medical device category:

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


Where Does Your Idea Fit?

We help develop Class 1 and Class 2 Medical Devices.
See examples of market-ready medical devices we have developed below.

Schedule Your Project Review Now.

Setup a free 30min project review with our senior design team. You will get project timelines, budgets and product development strategies.

Step 1: Get in touch. We will send you NDA.



Step 2: Initial meeting

Step 3: Technical review of your project

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