Unlocking New Possibilities with Nitinol Spinal Guide Wires

The AAOS 2023 Annual Meeting is your chance to explore the latest medical technology, including Nitinol spinal guide wires. As a contract manufacturer of high-quality medical components, we’re always searching for the best solutions to help orthopedic surgeons perform successful surgeries and improve patient outcomes. Nitinol spinal guide wires are one of the latest medical…

PTFE Glass Filled Mandrels

What are PTFE Glass-Filled Mandrels?

PTFE glass-filled mandrels are the latest and greatest way to create smooth and consistent catheters and are an alternative to traditional PTFE-coated stainless steel mandrels. PTFE-coated stainless steel mandrels can impart PTFE contamination into the final product, hold lengthy lead times, and be very expensive due to the raw materials and manufacturing process. PTFE glass-filled…

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MCS Expands Quick Ship Program with e-Commerce

We here at Medical Component Specialists (MCS) continue our storied legacy of innovation through integration with the announcement of our exciting new online store! This e-commerce integration will now allow our amazing customers direct access to our long heralded Quick Ship Program catalog! Our long-standing Quick Ship Program has been providing high performance catheter mandrels…


What is QSP? Let MCS Explain!

  For nearly two decades, Medical Component Specialists has manufactured high-precision medical components supplied to medical OEMs worldwide made to meet ISO 13485 quality standards. One of our areas of expertise lies in the production of medical mandrels used in catheter formation and medical devices for interventional cardiology, neurology, arthroscopy, and laparoscopy. Our product quality…


Improving Surgical Drilling: The Challenge Facing Orthopedic Surgeons

Drilling bone is a surgical art that can be unnecessarily challenging due to poorly designed and manufactured bone drills. While bone drilling is a common procedure in orthopedic surgery for producing screw insertion holes to fixate fractures and implants, the increase in temperature during such a procedure caused by poor drills increases the chances of…


CAM.2 Micro Grinding System: Producing Next-Gen Precision Guidewires

Producing consistent, high-quality medical guidewires requires tight tolerances and a remarkably high level of precision with virtually no room for error. Any incorrect dimensions, surface coarseness, or protrusions can result in unacceptable rejection rates and product defects requiring costly rework. Unfortunately, many of today’s medical guidewires are produced using decades-old CAD/CAM technology that is periodically…

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MCS exhibiting at AAOS 2020

Medical Component Specialists will be exhibiting in Booth #4201 at the 2020 AAOS conference March 24 – 28, 2020 – Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, FL. Founded in 1933, the Academy is the preeminent provider of musculoskeletal education to orthopaedic surgeons and others in the world. Its continuing medical education activities include a world-renowned Annual…