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How is SOLIDWORKS Used in the Medical Industry?

Monday January 8, 2024 at 8:00am

The medical industry is teeming with designers who use SOLIDWORKS to create life-saving technology that must adhere to some of the strictest regulations around.

Discover which SOLIDWORKS products our customers use to navigate the complexities of healthcare advancement, ensuring not only precision and efficiency, but also prioritising safety throughout the product development lifecycle.

SOLIDWORKS offers powerful, integrated tools for 3D modelling, prototyping, and manufacturing help to drive breakthroughs in medical device technology.

WHO USES SOLIDWORKS IN THE MEDICAL INDUSTRY?

  1. Aerogen – Aerosol Drug Delivery
  2. SymPhysis Medical – Digital Catheter Devices
  3. Merit Medical – Disposable Medical Devices
  4. Flexicare – Respiratory Devices
  5. 4D Biomaterials – 3D Printable Biomaterials

Aerogen Ltd.

Headquartered in Galway, Ireland, Aerogen is the world leader in acute care aerosol drug delivery. With over 25 years of experience, 300 international patents and associated with over 200 clinical papers and publications, Aerogen technology has been used to treat 16 million patients in 75 countries worldwide.

The company continues to leverage its expertise, research, technologies, and partnerships to make the greatest possible difference to patient outcomes.

WHAT ARE AEROGEN USING SOLIDWORKS FOR?

Aerogen utilises the capabilities of SOLIDWORKS tools for 3D design and simulation, refining components to improve the efficiency of their drug delivery devices.

SOLIDWORKS PDM ensures seamless global collaboration through effective version control and data management. Additionally, SOLIDWORKS Composer plays a key role in creating detailed technical documentation and visualisations, fostering clear communication within the company and with end-users.

This strategic deployment of SOLIDWORKS tools underscores Aerogen's commitment to innovation and improving patient outcomes in acute care aerosol drug delivery.

Check out the SOLIDWORKS products that help them realise their vision:

SOLIDWORKS Mechanical Design | SOLIDWORKS Composer | SOLIDWORKS PDM

To learn more about Aerogen and what they do, visit their website.

SymPhysis Medical

Founded in 2018, SymPhysis Medical is an early-stage startup at the forefront of palliative care innovation.

Their primary focus is on developing patient-centric solutions, with a groundbreaking digital catheter-based device addressing fluid accumulation in late-stage cancers.

Pioneering advancements in medical technology, SymPhysis Medical exemplifies a commitment to enhancing the well-being and comfort of individuals navigating life-limiting illnesses.

WHAT IS SYMPHYSIS MEDICAL USING SOLIDWORKS FOR?

SymPhysis Medical harnessed the power of SOLIDWORKS to streamline and optimise the design and development of their digital catheter-based device, accelerating the innovation process and ensuring precision in their groundbreaking palliative care solutions.

Check out the SOLIDWORKS products that help them realise their vision:

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To learn more about SymPhysis Medical and what they do, visit their website.

Merit Medical

Founded in 1987, Merit Medical Systems, Inc. is a leading manufacturer and marketer of proprietary disposable medical devices used in interventional, diagnostic, and therapeutic procedures, particularly in cardiology, radiology, oncology, critical care, and endoscopy.

Merit serves client hospitals worldwide with a domestic and international sales force and clinical support team totalling more than 500 individuals.

Approximately 7,100 people worldwide are employed across Merit’s global facilities.

WHAT IS MERIT MEDICAL USING SOLIDWORKS FOR?

Merit Medical Systems utilises SOLIDWORKS, SOLIDWORKS Electrical, SOLIDWORKS Simulation, and PDM in an integrated approach to design, simulate, and manage the production of their medical devices.

Check out the SOLIDWORKS products that help them realise their vision:

SOLIDWORKS Mechanical Design | SOLIDWORKS Simulation | SOLIDWORKS Electrical | SOLIDWORKS PDM

To learn more about Merit Medical and what they do, visit their website.

Flexicare

Flexicare is a leading designer and global provider of innovative medical devices helping patients breathe easier through the manufacture of respiratory devices.

Headquartered in the UK and with over 30 years of experience, their extensive global network (comprised of 17 subsidiaries) serves over 105 countries.

Dedicated, in-market clinical experts and customer service centres house regional teams committed to swift, tailored solutions prioritise enhancing patient outcomes.

Flexicare's redefined vision, mission, and values align with exceptional growth and strategic targets, emphasising a commitment to providing solutions for diverse healthcare environments and promoting positive patient outcomes.

WHAT ARE FLEXICARE USING SOLIDWORKS FOR?

By using SOLIDWORKS to empower their designers and engineers, Flexicare conducts rigorous testing and simulation during the design workflow to identify and rectify potential issues early on.

This commitment seamlessly extends to manufacturing, where QC measures ensure consistency, precision, and compliance with regulatory standards.

Post-production, a dedicated team, conducts thorough testing and inspection to solidify Flexicare's reputation for delivering high-quality medical devices that enhance positive patient outcomes.

Check out the SOLIDWORKS products that help them realise their vision:

SOLIDWORKS Mechanical Design

To learn more about Flexicare and what they do, visit their website.

4D Biomaterials

4D Biomaterials specialises in 3D printable resorbable biomaterials. The patented resin-inks, featuring customizable properties and biocompatibility, enable precise manufacturing of patient-specific implants.

Initial testing reveals compelling evidence of improved outcomes in cancer treatment, spinal conditions, and reconstructive surgery. Committed to reshaping healthcare standards, 4D Biomaterials stands at the forefront of transformative medical solutions.

WHAT ARE 4D BIOMATERIALS USING SOLIDWORKS FOR?

Incorporating SOLIDWORKS into their workflow has streamlined collaboration across their diverse teams, fostering innovation and expediting the product development cycle.

This integration is pivotal in maintaining their commitment to excellence and driving advancements in medical solutions at 4D Biomaterials.

Check out the SOLIDWORKS products that help them realise their vision:

SOLIDWORKS Mechanical Design

To learn more about 4D Biomaterials and what they do, visit their website.

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