About Empirical

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Empirical About Us

The Empirical family of companies is your partner in medical device development. Offering the full range of consulting, testing, manufacturing and validation services, we collaborate with you to bring your product to market. With your device development project, trust Empirical.

From the moment you partner with Empirical, you’re working with top experts in the medical device industry. We’re the only family of companies structured to offer you support throughout the entire cycle of medical device development. We’ll help you navigate the often complex and confusing path to regulatory approval.

Our team at Empirical Consulting will help you assess your project and come up with a solid plan for getting your device to market whether you’re U.S.-based or working to enter the U.S. market. Empirical Testing Corp. will carry out whatever tests you need to compile the data required by various regulatory agencies; we have the widest accreditations of any independent lab in the United States. Through Empirical Machine, we offer small-batch manufacturing and prototyping to support the development of your medical device.

We Work to Improve Return on Investment Throughout Development

Product Development Cycle

Concept Phase

  • Count on Empirical’s invaluable industry insight and medical device testing expertise to craft a solid plan for getting your product to market.
  • We’ll recommend testing protocols, requirements and equipment.

Development Phase

  • Empirical knows this industry, so we know what’s already on the market and how your medical device compares. We’ll guide you on the best path forward for a competitive edge against existing products.


  • Quick, consistent communication throughout the testing phase keeps you informed of all successes and failures. Whether we’re making functional, kinematic or wear assessments; evaluating static and fatigue properties; measuring load-induced subsidence; or determining endurance properties, our dedication to your success means we keep you in the loop.
  • You are welcome to visit our Colorado Springs site at any time to see firsthand how your medical device is performing.

Regulatory Approval

  • When we complete your medical device testing, Empirical Testing Corp. delivers the most comprehensive test report in the industry. Our team at Empirical Consulting knows how to compile that data and present it to the standards and expectations of various regulatory agencies.
  • Our test report is industry-recognized for its accuracy, thoroughness and repeatability. It includes state-of-the-art photographs of your medical device throughout the testing period.
  • Empirical test reports meet the requirements of appropriate regulatory agencies to speed your medical device through the approval process and get it to market.


To Market

  • We celebrate your success as you bring your medical device to market.

>> History

Since 1998, Empirical has helped clients get their medical devices to market.

>> Staff

Empirical is made up of medical device experts, regulatory consultants, engineers, lab techs and project managers.

>> Empirical Quality

Empirical holds the widest range of accredited test standards for medical devices currently available in the United States and is committed to providing the highest quality medical device testing services for our customers.