How long it takes the US FDA to approve 510(k) submissions Download our 2017 report: HOW LONG IT TAKES TO GET FDA 510(k) CLEARANCE FDA 510(k) submissions cleared in 2016: 2,957 Average time to get a 510(k) cleared in 2016: 177 days 510(k) applications cleared within 3 months: 19% Average time to get radiology products cleared: 112 daysWhat is a 510 (k) clearance letter?
Upon successful review of your 510(k) application, the FDA will send a 510(k) clearance letter with your device’s unique 510(k) number, and a copy of the device’s cleared Indications for Use. This letter will note that your device is substantially equivalent to the predicate device outlined in your application.How long does it take to review a 510k?
During Substantive Review, the Lead Reviewer conducts a comprehensive review of the 510(k) submission and communicates with the submitter through a Substantive Interaction, which should occur within 60 calendar days of receipt of the 510(k) submission.What is the difference between FDA 510 and 510K?
FDA 510 (K) Submission. FDA 510 (k) is not FDA approval or FDA certification of the medical device, it is only a marketing clearance. FDA does not provide approval or certification through 510 k process nor issue a certificate of registration, but you will get a 510 k number.