Nuraleve - Neuromodulation Pain Therapy

Revolutionary Pain and Addiction Therapy Using Neuromodulation

An Inside Glimpse Into the Development of Nuraleve's SmartStim for Cravings™

Concept Sketches of Table Top Device With User Interface

Background & Design Requirements

Nuraleve came to Design 1st to transform their innovative neuromodulation headband technology into a manufacturable medical device for clinical use of pain and addiction therapy. Design requirements included:

Industrial Design Challenges

Implementing Design 1st’s proven process, the team was able to overcome several obstacles to:
Product Prototype - Custom user interface, display and integrated electronics
First Volume Production Run Part Inspection


Through creativity and technical understanding, the Design 1st team developed an innovative medical device:

Revolutionary medical device technology for pain and addiction therapy using neuromodulation.

“We came to Design 1st with an ugly black box and knew we needed a better solution. Design 1st came through and gave us ideas we never thought possible that exceeded our expectations.”
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Matthew Lemay

VP of Service Delivery, Nuraleve

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