Medical Device

Fatigue Fracture of an Implantable Hip JointMedical device development calls for innovation, precision and critical thinking - MEE matches your requirements with advanced materials characterization, analytical methods and experienced and informed materials strategies. MEE is the engineering and laboratory partner you need to help your product succeed.


Typical MEE Projects on Medical Devices:

  • Electrochemical corrosion testing to verify product surface preparation
  • Fracture analysis on prototype device after life testing
  • Measurement of heat-affected zone on laser-cut nitinol stents
  • Engineering review of device material selection
  • Characterization of corrosion on device after animal study
  • Quantitative evaluation of nonmetallic inclusions in wire material
  • Characterization of drug coating on stents
  • Analysis of electropolishing surface defects
  • Mechanical testing of dental crown adhesive
  • Characterization of flaws in angioplasty balloons
  • Grain size determination for ultrafine wire
  • Evaluation of laser marking methods
  • Fracture analysis on failed pedicle screw
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