Medical Devices Design

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Achieve faster and more efficient medical device design with Solid Edge

Solid Edge software can speed product development and perform virtual testing and analysis of designs to ensure that new products meet customer needs and regulatory requirements.

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Accelerate the Medical
Device Design Process

Medical device manufacturers need to accelerate the development of innovative, high-quality products that are straightforward for medical professionals and patients to use safely and that fully comply with all relevant government regulations.

Solid Edge provides powerful and easy-to-use solutions for medical device design that help meet these needs. Using Solid Edge, regardless of your size as a medical device manufacturer, you can improve your design and development processes and deliver high-quality products on time, enabling you to increase your cash flow and profit margins.

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The Solid Edge Advantage

Solid Edge can speed medical device design and help your company flourish in the demanding medical device manufacturing business environment with:

Solid Edge manufacturing applications for accurate definition and control of machining and fabrication processes

Excellent sheet metal design capabilities for housing design

Integration of electrical and electronic components into medical device design

Accurate and timely supply of information to manufacturing including 2D drawings, 3D models and bills of materials resulting in less errors and rework

Fast modeling complex shapes using advanced surface design capabilities to design attractive housings and products with organic geometry

Easy creation of photorealistic images and animations of the final product to support sales and marketing efforts

Rapid virtual design of parts and sub-assemblies using Solid Edge with synchronous technology ensuring accurate fit and function of device components by designing, analyzing and modifying 3D parts within 3D assembly models

Virtual testing and validation of critical parts and assemblies using integrated Solid Edge Simulation software that ensures high performance, safety and product durability

Solid Edge data management offers scalable solutions for management of CAD files and related technical data that meet the needs of medical device manufacturers, from startups and very small firms to larger manufacturers with distributed operations.

With 3D CAD, simulation, manufacturing and design management capabilities, Solid Edge provides an integrated portfolio of affordable and easy-to-use solutions that help medical device manufacturing companies design better.

Customer Highlight

Faster Design of Advanced Neurosurgery Equipment

Solid Edge accelerates design of Alpha Omega’s next-generation neurosurgery equipment, cutting the project from 12 months to five months and delivering an easier-to-use, compact and transportable device.


  • Redesign advanced neurosurgery system
  • Enhance physician interface
  • Transform an outdated design with new features

Keys to Success

  • Teaming up with design and engineering specialists
  • Realizing the old unit was too heavy and bulky to transport
  • Using Solid Edge as a common “language” for development


  • Teaming up with design and engineering specialists
  • Realizing the old unit was too heavy and bulky to transport
  • Using Solid Edge as a common “language” for development

Customer Stories

Solid Edge and medical device design

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