J & W Medical offers consulting services on projects in diverse areas: applying quantitative ultrasound for diagnosing musculoskeletal disorders and developing new approaches for ultrasound stimulation and acceleration of bone fracture and spinal fusion healing. J&W Medical LLC was formed to design, develop, test and evaluate unique ultrasound products that promote the healing of the musculoskeletal system. The effort is to establish the gold standard for tissue characterization, to differentiate clearly in situ between normal and abnormal tissue. J&W has considerable experience and expertise in medical diagnostic and therapeutic ultrasound, sonar, and nondestructive testing. The firm has a complete ultrasound product development group, with the (patented) knowledge, talent, and broad experience to address technical problems on a total systems basis, and to offer our clients cost-effective top-down solutions. J&W bridges the gap between academia and the commercialization of products in the above areas, with a focus on the development of supporting intellectual property.