VibraTip was invented by Professor Andy Levy, Professor of Neuroendocrinology, with the support of University Hospital Bristol NHS Foundation Trust. It was designed to overcome the limitations of tuning forks used in testing vibration perception.


  • Is easy to use
  • Provides consistent amplitude
  • Can be worn on a lanyard (always on hand!)
  • Is easy to wipe clean
  • Has a battery life of several months routine use
  • Is a disposable device

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1Bowling et al, A pocket-sized disposable device for testing the integrity of sensation in the outpatient setting. Diabet Med. 29, 1550-1552 (2012)

2 Bracewell N, Game F, Jeffcoate W, Scammell B.E. Clinical evaluation of a new device in the assessment of peripheral sensory neuropathy in diabetes. Diabet. Med. 29, 1553–1555 (2012)

Always read the label and use as directed.