The Irish Medical Devices Association
The Irish Medical Devices Association (IMDA) represents more than 75
Medical Devices and Diagnostics companies based throughout the island of
Ireland. IMDA is a proactive membership organisation. Its broad focus is to
promote and support an environment that encourages the sustainable
development and profitable growth of medical technology companies based in
The medical device and diagnostic industry is a vibrant growth sector and
a cornerstone of the Irish economy. Over 130 companies are involved in
developing, manufacturing and marketing a diverse range of products from
disposable plastic and wound care products to precision metal implants
including pacemakers, microelectronic devices, orthopaedic implants,
diagnostics, contact lenses and stents. Fifteen of the world’s top 25
medical device and diagnostic companies have manufacturing plants in
Ireland, and 57% of sector companies are involved in R&D.
The IMDA update is available on our website and gives up to date
information on current activities.