GCMI has a 12,000 square foot medical device design and protoyping center where we help innovators, entrepreneurs and new-product teams bring their ideas from concept to reality. Within our space, we can go from a sketch to a design to a prototype quickly – sometimes in hours – allowing for faster iteration and speeding development.

GCMI’s core team of designers and engineers are focused on accelerating the product development and matching the right experts and specialized support needed on the path to commercialization.

Proven Process

GCMI’s product development process is highly collaborative. We begin each project with an extensive inquiry phase that outlines objectives and specifications, and then work closely with the client to evaluate, test and iterate. This iterative process provides a proven roadmap that combines internal combines internal capabilities and expertise with the best resources to guide device development and commercialization.

Technical Expertise

GCMI’s in-house technical team has the ability and equipment to bring medical technologies from a concept to a high quality, functional prototype for evaluation and testing. Our technical expertise includes:

  • Industrial design
  • Design for manufacturing
  • Biomedical engineering
  • Mechanical engineering
  • CNC machining
  • Fabrication and assembly
  • Materials research and sourcing
  • Small-volume manufacturing
  • Class 10,000 and 100,000 cleanrooms
  • Quality assurance (cGMP)

Commercialization Services

Successful medical device design, development, and commercialization requires extensive expertise, multidisciplinary interaction and teamwork. GCMI has developed relationships with the best technical, legal, regulatory and other medical device experts to offer education, expertise and support to our clients.

By bringing experts into project teams at the right time, we save time and resources. If you need help finding a specific resource or expert to help you along your medical device journey, give us a call and we would be happy to help connect you. GCMI’s multidisciplinary network includes leading:

  • Intellectual property experts
  • Corporate / startup lawyers
  • Market researchers
  • Regulatory and quality assurance consultants
  • Preclinical testing experts
  • Contract research organizations
  • Potential funding sources