surgical instrument maker


Surgical instrument makers create, repair and design surgical instruments, such as clamps, graspers, mechanical cutters, scopes, probes and other surgical instruments.

Alternative label

  • medical instrument repairer

  • medical instrument technician

  • surgical device assembler

  • surgical device designer

  • medical instrument design technician

  • surgical instrument design technician

  • orthopaedic appliance maker

  • surgical instrument designer

  • medical instrument designer

  • surgical instrument technician

  • medical instrument assembler

  • surgical device technician

  • surgical device repairer

  • surgical instrument assembler

  • surgical device design technician

  • surgical instrument repairer

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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