K:D Client Axonics Files IPO

November 6, 2018

Axonics Modulation Technologies, which is commercializing a neuromodulation system for the treatment of overactive bladder and fecal incontinence, went public on October 31, 2018. Karten Design has worked with the Irvine, California-based company since its early stages of development, helping with clinician and patient research, designing the system as well as the company’s product branding. […]

Four Ways to Create and Prove Value in Digital Health

April 11, 2018

As digital innovation transforms traditional care delivery and creates engaging experiences for patients and providers, it is important for healthcare companies to implement a digital strategy that benefits every stakeholder–patients, providers, suppliers, payers, policymakers. Here are four ways to create and prove value in the world of digital health.

Two Karten Design Partners Included in FierceMedTech’s 2017 Fierce 15

December 20, 2017

Karten Design is proud to announce that two of our partners, Axonics Modulation Technologies and Endotronix, have been included in FierceMedTech’s 2017 Fierce 15.

Karten Design Wins 2017 GOOD DESIGN Award

December 19, 2017

Karten Design is thrilled to announce that it was awarded a 2017 GOOD DESIGN award for its work on Axonics Modulation Technologies’ next-gen neuromodulation system!

How Product Development Outsourcing Can Make Your Medtech Amazing

December 11, 2017

In today’s world, creating an incredible medtech device takes a smart and efficient outsourcing strategy. Recently, Stuart Karten participated in a panel discussion on “Tools for Succeeding with Outsourced Product Development” at DeviceTalks West. In the panel discussion, Stuart Karten shared the following insights to prepare and go forth on a project.

Eric Olson Featured on Live Long and Master Aging Podcast

November 21, 2017

Karten Design’s Director of Design, Eric Olson, was recently featured on Peter Bowes’ Live Long and Master Again podcast where he discussed how the bathroom is about to become the epicenter of the health hub of the future.

Karten Design Partner Axonics® Modulation Technologies Announces IDE Clearance from U.S. FDA

November 17, 2017

Karten Design partner Axonics Modulation Technologies has received Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) clearance from U.S. FDA. With IDE clearance, Axonics is allowed to conduct a pivotal study to pave the way for FDA approval in the United States.

Will New Design Trends Lessen the Stigma of Hearing Aids?

November 15, 2017

Today’s audiology and hearing aid industry has never experienced the amount of disruption we’re seeing today. Recent legislation in the U.S. will allow consumers to purchase hearing aids directly to the source. In a recent Next Avenue article, Stuart Karten leveraged his decades’ worth of hearing aid design expertise to discuss the topic of stigma and hearing aids.

K:D’s Eric Olson and Ron Pierce to Speak at BIOMEDEVICE 2017

November 14, 2017

K:D’s Director of Design Eric Olson and Ron Pierce, VP and Director of Design Strategy and Research, to speak at BIOMEDEVICE 2017, taking place December 6-7, 2017.

K:D Passion Project: Coffee Connoisseur

November 14, 2017

As part of our inventive culture at Karten Design, our designers are encouraged to create “passion projects” which foster creativity and highlight the power of design. Inspired by our innate curiosity with IoT, we imagined what would happen if we harnessed the power of technology and IoT to create an accessible experience around the rituals and science of brewing coffee.

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