About Us

Legacy MedSearch, founded in 2005 was named a Forbes Americas Best Executive Recruiting Firms in 2019 and 2020, a distinction awarded to the top 200 search firms out of 20,000 in the U.S. With a strong track record of over 30 years in the MedTech industry, clients and candidates alike receive the personalized attention and service of a small business, coupled with the robust resources of a large firm.

Most years, the firm will attend 35-40 medtech conferences globally. This affords us the benefit of personally meeting thousands of people each year. We deliver on our clients requirements and add financial value to their investment by providing top talent – fast. For most search assignments, we provide candidates within two weeks, due in part to our robust database of over 400,000 medical device executives and our extensive travel and “real life” relationships in the industry.

With 30+ years in the medical device industry, our healthcare recruiting expertise extends to surgery, radiology, diagnostic & therapeutic imaging, AI, VR & surgical navigation. We support global medical device manufacturers of MIS, LIS & SILS procedures in IMD, AIMD and Class I, Class II and Class III medical devices in orthopedics, spine, osteobiologic, neurology, neurosurgery, ophthalmic, cardiology, cardiovascular, thoracic, vascular otolaryngology, haptic robotics, drug delivery, biologics biopharmaceutical, healthcare IT & medical technology related to PMA, 510k & IDE medical devices.

About 20% of our work is outside the United States.

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Our Individual Talent Builds Our Annual Success, But It’s Our Teamwork That Constructs Our Legacy

Being in the business of people, we know firsthand that talent and employee loyalty matters most in every organization, and the same sentiment is shared in our own.

We are unabashedly passionate about helping our clients and improve the healthcare outcomes for our loved ones through the addition of talented candidates who as are inspired by helping patients as we are by our contribution on the human capital side.

We love what we do. And it shows in our commitment to our candidates and clients.

We are Legacy. It’s nice to meet you.

Solutions And Expertise

Legacy MedSearch clients range from private, start-up firms, to international Fortune 100 companies, and we offer recruitment solutions to satisfy any Medical Device position within.

We support Medical Device manufacturers of MIS, LIS & SILS procedures in IMD, AIMD and Class I, Class II and Class III Medical Devices in orthopedics, spine, osteobiologics, neurology, neurosurgery, ophthalmic, cardiology, cardiovascular, thoracic, vascular otolaryngology, haptic robotics, drug delivery, biologics,  biopharmaceuticals, healthcare IT & medical technology related to PMA, 510k & IDE Medical Devices.

Solutions
  • Executive Search
  • Recruitment Research
Industries
  • Devices
  • Medical Devices
Functions
  • Advertising
  • Business Development
  • CEO/President
  • Communications/PR
  • General Management
  • GM/Operations
  • Human Resources
  • Information/Digital
  • Manufacturing
  • Marketing & Sales
  • Medical/Clinical
  • Research & Develop.
  • Risk Management
  • Supply Chain

News Briefings

Permanent Job Losers Top 3.8 Million as President Tests Positive for COVID-19

Employment rose by 661,000 in September as the U.S. unemployment rate fell to 7.9 percent, according to the most recent U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics report released this morning. That’s down from a peak of 14.7 percent in April, but still far above the 3.5 percent rate in February before the coronavirus pandemic led to mass economic

Press Releases

Synaptic Medical Appoints Robert Ricker as Vice President of US Commercialization

LAKE FOREST, Calif., October 24, 2019 – Synaptic Medical, a medical device company that focuses on developing breakthrough products for the treatment of arrhythmias and other cardiovascular diseases, today announced that Robert C. Ricker has been appointed Vice President of US Commercialization. Mr. Ricker’s broad executive experience in the cardiovascular industry are invaluable to the