Phil Pontikos

Phil Pontikos

National Device Expert, FDA

Phillip Pontikos is a Medical Device National Expert working for the Office of Regulatory Affairs (ORA) of the Food and Drug Administration.  Mr. Pontikos joined FDA in 1994 as an Investigator in the Brunswick, Ohio Resident Post of Cincinnati District.  In 2000, Mr. Pontikos moved to the Columbus, Ohio Resident Post where he currently resides.  Mr. Pontikos previously held the position of Cincinnati District Medical Device Specialist until January 2010 when he became the Medical Device National Expert.  Mr. Pontikos is responsible for conducting medical device inspections domestically and abroad.  Mr. Pontikos is a Level II Certified Medical Device Investigator and Medical Device Performance Auditor. Mr. Pontikos has assisted in the development and actively participates as a trainer for numerous FDA courses including Computer Aided Inspections, Basic Medical Device, Industrial Sterilization for Drugs/Devices, and Process Validation.  He has also served as a mentor and acting Supervisor.  Mr. Pontikos has also given numerous lectures at various medical device and pharmaceutical conferences.  Mr. Pontikos received a Bachelor’s degree in Physics with a concentration in computer hardware systems from Kent State University.

Events Phil Pontikos will be attending:

  • MedCon