Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine.
Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine

Machine Shop

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The Machine Shop provides design consultation, as well as precision machining on all types of prototyping and custom-designed parts. The machine shop can also engineer precise surgical instruments taken from the ideas of physicians to accommodate their needs, or repair devices that may be obsolete. We provide full service; our personnel will order the required raw materials, fabricate the device and inform you when fabrication is completed.

Our goal is to provide support to Methodist and institutions within the Medical Center. The TMHRI Machine Shop can accommodate your needs in a reliable and timely manner.

What we can do for you:

  • Experimental prototyping of medical devices
  • Custom-made laboratory equipment fabrication according to your design specifications
  • Help with designing improvements
  • Save you time and money, with our on-site, convenient location

We work with a broad range of materials such as, polymer, carbon-steel, stainless steel, brass, copper, titanium, as well as other materials depending on the requirements of the design specifications. The machine shop is equipped with a full complement of machinery:

  • lathes
  • knee mills
  • grinders
  • vertical and horizontal saws
  • CNC millbrake and shears
  • silver solder capabilities

We are conveniently located in Methodist Out Patient Center on the second floor of the parking garage OPC P2-M3. We look forward to serving you with customized projects that will enhance your activities.

For more information, please contact:

Juan Fernandez
713-441-6399
jafernandez@houstonmethodist.org