The High-Tech Medical Manufacturing Challenge We’ll Never Forget

image of a newborn baby in a high-tech medical article

We are continually reminded of the importance of precision and accuracy in high-tech medical manufacturing, especially when producing components for life-saving instruments. However, one particular medtech manufacturing project has left an indelible mark in our memories – and hearts. This post will walk you through the trials and triumphs of an unforgettable medical mass spectrometry […]

5 Cutting-Edge Techniques For Safe And Effective Orthopedic Medical Devices

Orthopedic Medical Devices

Orthopedic medical devices are vital for improving the quality of life for individuals suffering from bone or joint-related injuries or conditions. These increasingly complex devices, which include artificial joints, screws, and plates, must be manufactured with extreme precision to ensure their safety and effectiveness. To achieve an exceptionally high level of precision, we deploy a […]

MedTech Expert Joins KMM Group as Healthcare Industry Advisor

Hatboro, PA: KMM Group has engaged with long time healthcare executive J. Mark King as their new Non-Executive/Non-Owner Chairman of the Board and Healthcare Industry Advisor. King will provide critical guidance, pertaining to the Medical Device Industry, to the senior leadership team to drive the company to achieve their strategic goals.

An Engineer’s Guide to Resolving Manufacturing Feasibility Uncertainties

Unchecked manufacturing feasibility uncertainties can throw a mission-critical manufacturing project off course, increasing the risks of project delays, unexpected costs, and late time to market. However, when your engineering design process includes protocols intended to reduce uncertainties before proceeding to full production, your machining and grinding projects have a much greater chance of success.   This […]

The Importance of Rapid Prototyping for Expediting Your Time to Market

rapid prototyping

No matter which industry you’re in, from aerospace and medtech to high-tech and space exploration, the pressure to bring your innovation to market the fastest is red hot. Entering a new market time- and cost-efficiently often puts you at a competitive advantage and helps seed your position as an industry leader, making speed a chief […]

What to Expect at BIOMEDevice Boston 2022

BIOMEDevice Boston is back for 2022! Featuring more than 200 exhibitors and 30 industry thought leaders, this two-day event runs from September 28-29 at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center. We’re proud to exhibit at this premier event that brings together the brightest minds in the medical device industry in one place. This post previews […]

How We Successfully Produced Life-Saving Bend-Free Vascular Guidewires When Others Failed

artistic rendering of vascular system in chest (where medical guidewires may be used)

When a Salt Lake City-based biotechnology firm approached us in 2019, they were working with our competitor to help them manufacture specialty neurovascular guidewires, a critical device component designed for two stroke intervention procedures: thrombectomy and endovascular coiling. Upon reconnecting with them a year later, the firm revealed that their current vendor was struggling to […]

3 Supply Chain Bottlenecks in Medtech Manufacturing – and How to Avoid Them

traffic jams or bottlenecks as metaphor for medtech supply chain issues

Manufacturing medtech components for medical components is a highly precise skill that leaves no margin for error. After all, lives are often on the line, and devices must work reliably and accurately if they’re to execute their missions effectively. But what happens when manufactured components fail to meet the exacting standards they’re designed to achieve? […]

Revolutionary Innovation In Centerless Grinding Is The Future Of MedTech Devices

orthopedic surgical tools made with centerless grinding

The medtech industry continually develops cutting-edge solutions to save lives and improve health. The minimally invasive surgical device market is a growing medtech sector projected to reach $28.9 billion globally by 2026, thanks to the rising demand for innovative therapies to address healthcare needs safely and effectively.  This demand has spurred increasing investments in the […]

How It’s Made: Medical Guidewires

medical guidewire with penny for scale

Medical guidewires are often the most critical component within an ever-growing portfolio of interventional devices used for neurovascular, cardiovascular, and peripheral vascular procedures. These wires lead, or ‘guide’, life-saving devices to address critical patient issues such as aneurysm coiling, clot extraction, interventional cardiology, angioplasty, neuromodulation, and thrombus busting and extraction. These high-precision components are commonly […]