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Florida has the second highest number of medical device manufacturing companies in the country. Fast-growing medical device companies and global players have set up shop in Orlando because of its recognized medical device training expertise and expansive workforce, making the area one of the top cities for medical device companies.

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  • Orlando’s 7-County Region has No. 14 Largest Medical Device U.S. Employment Base

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    Florida is the No. 2 Largest Medical Device Manufacturing State

  • Florida is No. 4 Largest Employment of Medical Device Manufacturing Companies

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Featured Medical Device Companies in Orlando

Orlando is the innovation hub of choice for leading medical device companies in Florida. From medtech simulation and robotics in healthcare to medical device manufacturing, a trip through Orlando’s medtech industry is straight out of Tomorrowland.

Amber Diagnostics

Headquarted in Orlando, Amber Diagnostics provides used & refurbished imaging equipment.

Company: Amber Diagnostics

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AVRA Medical Robotics

AVRA Medical Robotics leverages technology invented at the University of Central Florida to create a device that can be used…

Company: AVRA Medical Robotics

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Invacare Corporation is an American manufacturer and distributor of non-acute medical equipment including wheelchairs, mobility scooters, walkers, pressure care and…

Company: Invacare


IRadimed is a leader in MRI patient care with experience in MRI innovation. The company recently introduced the world’s first…

Company: IRadimed

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LensAR is a medical device manufacturer based in Orlando that provides next-generation femtosecond laser technology for refractive cataract surgery.

Company: LensAR

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Persona Medical

Persona Medical manufactures hearing health products designed to enrich personal listening needs.

Company: Persona Medical

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Rotech Healthcare

Headquartered in Orlando, Rotech helps patients manage treatment at home by providing a comprehensive offering of home medical equipment and…

Company: Rotech Healthcare

Industry: Life Sciences and Healthcare

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Orthomerica Products, Inc., develops and manufactures prefabricated custom and semi-custom orthoses and orthopedic braces.

Company: OrthoMerica

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“The many business resources found within the Orlando region are very important… the airport allows quick export of our products to 42 countries and ease of travel when meeting with our distributors….”

– Olga Haberland

International Business Development, GENICON, medical device manufacturer

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After All

Orlando universities are a primary reason the area is one of the top cities for medical device companies. Whether it’s hands-on training for medical device manufacturing or tinkering with robotics in healthcare at one of the region’s several dedicated laboratories, specialized programs at our various institutions are preparing the workforce of the future.


Blends expertise in design, 3D modeling, 3D printing, electronics, prototyping, and experimental design to transform ideas into products.

The Prototype Development and 3D Print Lab (PD3D)

UCF Robotics Club

UCF’s Robotics Club has had several of their robots win national championships.

National Champions

Florida Polytechnic University

The Purple Fire Robotics Club competes at the international VEX Robotics World Championship.

Purple Fire Robotics Club

AdventHealth Nicholson Center

Over 15,000 surgeons travel to Central Florida each year to train on new surgical robotic technology at the AdventHealth Nicholson Center.

Orlando Health Advanced Robotics Surgery Center

Orlando Health Advanced Robotic Surgery Center specializes in the use of surgical robotics for advancing better outcomes for their patients.

AdventHealth Orlando Robotic & Innovations

AdventHealth Orlando Robotic & Innovations group provides access to the latest innovations being developed in surgical robotics.

All About Robotics Surgery

All About Robotic Surgery is an educational website that is run out of Orlando to provide a historic view of the development of surgical robotics.

Leading health systems

Robotics in Healthcare

Large hospital systems are progressive users of all types of new medical technologies in Orlando, including robotic devices. AdventHealth and Orlando Health are open to exploring the potential for surgical robotics to improve patient care, in addition to hospitals around the state including Jackson Memorial, North Shore Memorial in Miami, Jacksonville Baptist, and Tampa General.

Major Developments

It’s more than fun and games here – Orlando tech companies mean business. From medical devices to new technologies like surgical robotics, Orlando’s cluster of innovation assets are the primary reason we’re a leading location for medical device companies in Florida and the nation.

Veterans Health Administration’s SimLEARN

VHA’s SimLEARN creates data-driven simulations to train health providers serving the world’s largest integrated healthcare system.

Lake Nona

Lake Nona Medical City is a premier location for medical care, research and education. Home to the UCF College of Medicine, Lake Nona has become home to some of the nation’s leading hospitals, universities, research institutions, and health and life sciences companies.

An Ecosystem of Support & Innovation

Orlando Health committed $20 million for innovation under its venture fund. Plus, a consortium of universities and private investment called IQ Florida provides focused resources including capital.

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AdventHealth University

AdventHealth University’s Orlando campus offers hands-on learning in a real-world environment.

GuideWell Innovation Center

GuideWell Innovation Center is home to a diverse community of startups and scaleups, and provides programs to serve health and wellness innovators.

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Get in touch with Casey Evans, Senior Director of Economic Development, for additional information including customized talent data and tailored space recommendations.

Call her today: 407.902.2411

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