IMDS® Expands Capabilities with New Orlando Facility

New IMDS Co-Innovation Orlando Facility (Photo: Business Wire)

FORT WORTH, Texas--()--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 UCF campus.

IMDS will be exhibiting at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) Annual Meeting in San Francisco from February 8-10, 2012.

About IMDS

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.


IMDS® and Co-Innovation™ are trademarks of IMDS.

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Brady R. Shirley, 817-890-4261

Release Summary

New IMDS Co-Innovation Orlando facility drives innovation within the medical device community while better connecting IMDS talent with the needs of the medical device community on the East Coast.


Brady R. Shirley, 817-890-4261