Safety and Stability

Drive Your Healthcare Equipment to The Next Level Of Performance, Safety, and Stability

From blood analyzers and heart assist pumps to imaging systems and DNA sequencers and beyond, motion control applications in healthcare demand, not just state of the art motion control performance, but also high levels of safety, stability, reliability, and long-term availability of electronic components.

At the delicate juncture of human health and technology, PMD, an ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 13485:2016 certified company, helps OEMs and robotic engineers meet stringent industry requirements and attain long-term product success. And don't forget that our broad range of motion control products, including ICs, digital amplifiers, digital drives, and boards, will get your next design project to market faster.


Wondering how to best control motion for a lab automation system you are designing?

Contact us and tell us about it. We'd love to explore how our custom or turn-key ICs, modules, and boards, can best meet your Healthcare design challenge.



ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 13485:2016 CERTIFIED

PMD is a core component of FDA-approved equipment in more than half of the world's largest lab automation manufacturers.

We use digital checksum functionality to construct inherently safe interfaces that prevent lab and medical devices from careening out of control in response to invalid or random inputs – a danger that traditional analog amplifier-equipped systems cannot guard against.


"Relying on performance Motion Devices hardware and motion expertise …  We designed a lower-cost and more powerful motion controller for our holmium laser-based system used in vision correction."

~ Satish, Engineering Program Manager , Sunrise Technologies, Fremont, CA

ISO 13485 Certified

PMD Is Certified!

All of PMD's facilities, both US-based and international, are ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 13485:2016 certified.


Make the most of your machine and robotics design projects

Ultra small Motion Controller

New Ultra-compact PCB-Mountable High-performance Motion Control Drives

Our new ION/CME N-Series Digital Drives are small, PCB-mountable amplifiers that provide high-performance motion control, network connectivity and amplification.

3-axis Motor Controller

Two Approaches To Building A 3-Axis Gantry Controller Board

This design project looks at creating a PCB for a 3-axis gantry controller. One approach uses motion control ICs and the other uses the N-Series ION.

Motion Control Goes Small

Motion Control Goes Small

Machine designers are often asked to build systems that take up less space and operate on less power. Read about new developments in motors, sensors, and architectures.

Optimize Lab Automation Mechanics

Precision Fluid Handling: Optimizing Lab Automation Mechanics

Pumping liquid is at the core of many lab automation systems. This paper details motion control techniques used to pump fluids precisely and accurately into various containers such as test tubes, cuvettes, and slides.

Small Medical Devices

Next-Gen Motor Drives for Portable Medical Applications

Listen in to hear about the latest advancements in motion control drives, algorithms, and techniques as motion control goes portable and small!

Trends in Medical Motion Control Devices

Trends for Medical and Laboratory Applications

In this article we will look at four important trends in motion control technology for applications involving medical and laboratory equipment.

Industries powered by our motion control ICs, modules, and boards.

Contact Us

Talk to an Expert

+1.978.266.1210 /

Get expert motion control tips delivered straight to your inbox. Subscribe to our popular Motion Control News newsletter.

Subscribe Today!