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At iDE8, we empower life science and medical device companies worldwide with our services.

From quality control to product development and testing, our skilled team is dedicated to driving your business forward.



Nestled in the picturesque Highlands of Scotland, iDE8 was founded with a mission to help medical device companies around the world bring innovative products to market and succeed.

With a rich 20-year history in the medical device industry, we have a deep understanding of the challenges faced by our clients.

With over 150 years of collective experience, our team of experts is dedicated to helping healthcare companies prosper and grow.

We offer a comprehensive range of services, including design, development, validation, quality assurance, regulatory affairs management, and process excellence expertise, all aimed at realizing your product's full potential.


Our approach is multifaceted, ensuring that clients can realize their full potential at every stage of their product's lifecycle. Our team are ready to provide exceptional design, testing, and quality control services, eliminating the need to outsource to multiple consultants and contractors

Join us on our mission to help healthcare companies thrive and grow. With iDE8 as your partner, you can rest assured that your business is in good hands.



At iDE8, we're passionate about empowering medical device companies to reach their full potential.

Our tailored services equip you with the functional capability and capacity you need to develop and sustain top-notch medical devices on a global scale.


Our mission is clear: to be a trusted partner in your success by offering a flexible, high-quality resource team that excels in ideation, development, and quality assurance support.

We believe that by listening to you, ourselves, product data, and process data, we can deliver the best possible outcome for your business.


With a focus on delivering the highest quality and expertise, we strive to be the go-to resource team for medical device companies of all sizes.

Our goal is to ideate your project, research and develop it, and help you sustain a thriving product portfolio, no matter where your company is based.

Balancing Rocks



Collaboration is key to our success. We work with top experts from academia, clinical settings, and businesses across the globe to push the boundaries of life science innovation.

Our network of collaborators includes brilliant minds in various fields, and we're always seeking new partnerships to drive progress even further.


Whether you're a researcher, clinician, or business, we're here to help you achieve your goals.

Our collaborative approach is based on open communication, mutual respect, and a shared commitment to excellence. Together, we can leverage our collective expertise to achieve great things.

Get in touch with our team to explore collaboration opportunities and let's create a brighter future for life science innovation in the Highlands and beyond.



Our facilities in the Inverness Life Science innovation centre are equipped with cutting-edge equipment and technology.


We offer flexible labs that can create bespoke verification and validation test methods tailored to your system requirements.


Our team will ensure that your products meet the highest standards of quality through rigorous testing and reporting in line with your validation plan.

To ensure the success of your product, we provide a feasibility workshop that allows for collaborative ideation and iteration to reduce development risk.


Our experienced team will work closely with you to find innovative solutions and optimize your product for success.

Whether you require testing, validation, or development support, our facilities and workshops provide top-notch service.


Contact us today to learn how we can help elevate your life science innovations.

LSIC Office & Labs



With a focus on development, quality, and sustainability, our team provides a full range of services to ensure your product is not only successful but also stands the test of time.


“The wealth of experience and expertise has resulted in iDE8 being a trusted business partner for over 8 years now”

Quality Systems Director



iDE8 Medical Device partners with MasterControl
iDE8 Inverness Chamber Member
iDE8 Partners with UHI University of Highlands and Islands KTP innovation Grant
iDE8 BIVDA Members



NoS KTP Centre
UKRI_IUK Grant Awarded to iDE8
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