The Instrument and Design Shop is staffed with expert instrument makers experienced in the design and fabrication of experimental prototype equipment used for biomedical research.

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Haas CNC Toolroom Milling Machine


Welcome to the
New York Medical College Instrument and Design Shop


The fully equipped Instrument and Design Shop specializes in the manufacture of experimental research and prototype equipment. Located in the Basic Sciences Building, the Instrument Shop has extensive experience machining, fabricating and assembly of various types of metal alloys and plastics. The shop uses a computer-aided design and manufacturing (CAD/CAM) program to assist in the manufacture of complex instruments. The shop also performs mechanical repair of small laboratory equipment.


Examples of recent projects include:

  • Perfusion Chambers
  • Microscope Stages
  • Stereotactic Apparatuses
  • Temperature Controlled Chambers
  • Temperature Controlled Surgical Table
  • Nitric Oxide Sensing Chamber
  • Photo-Multiplier Housings and adaptors
  • Custom Electrophoresis Combs