“My career on both sides of the medical device industry means that I can help you navigate regulatory issues.”

Thomas C. Knott

Senior Regulatory Advisor

Tom draws from his 34-year career at FDA, including time as a district laboratory analyst and compliance officer, a compliance officer in ORA headquarters, and branch chief in the Office of Compliance in CDRH. Since then, he has consulted on medical device issues. He has guided clients through the FDA regulations to be able to market their medical devices.

Past Experience



Johns Hopkins University

B. A. in Chemistry

1971 Phi Lambda Upsilon

University of Maryland at Baltimore

Coursework for M. A. in Clinical Chemistry 1984-1985

Attended under FDA’s Long-Term Training program, which was not designed to obtain a degree