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3D Printing in the Medical Field

Medical Applications

European Initiative in Response to COVID-19

European Initiative in Response to COVID-19

During the COVID-19 pandemic, 3D printing has proven itself to be a remarkable resource in producing protective gear because of its flexibility and fast production turn around. European companies Rupture Tech Consulting and OKM 3D are both experts in 3D printing and have teamed up to print face shields, respirator valves, and more using Raise3D printers.

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How People Are Using 3D Printing to  Fight the COVID-19

How People Are Using 3D Printing to Fight the COVID-19

As COVID-19 caseloads rise, many organizations are using 3D printing to provide a relatively quick solution to produce 3D printed masks, face shields, and other protective equipment.

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How to Make a 3D Printed Mask During the COVID-19 Pandemic

How to Make a 3D Printed Mask During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Step by Step Guide –Protocol for 3D printed Masks.

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Sheriff’s Office Utilizes 3D Printing to Manufacture Personal Protective Equipment in the Fight Against COVID-19

Sheriff’s Office Utilizes 3D Printing to Manufacture Personal Protective Equipment in the Fight Against COVID-19

In the fight against COVID-19, the Sheriff’s office of the Sweetwater County, WY is collaborating with Sweetwater’s County COVID-19 Emergency Operations Center.

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3D Printed Mask-Wearing Connector

3D Printed Mask-Wearing Connector

Recently, the Raise3D team received an urgent request for "mask-wearing connectors" from 36 hospitals, including Huashan and Ruijin hospitals in Shanghai. Even though there were only a handful of Raise3D employees on hand at the time, any available 3D printers were quickly put to work. By using the E2 printer, the average daily production of connectors can reach 1500 units, and these can be delivered on the very same day.

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Medical 3D Printing in Radiotherapy

Medical 3D Printing in Radiotherapy

3D printing, also referred to as additive manufacturing, has ignited a revolution in several industries thanks to the quick and cost-effective production of 3D objects from digital models. With the rapid advancement of flexible manufacturing and innovations in Biomedical fields, 3D printing is now widely implemented for medical purposes, such as: implant designs, surgical planning and training, and prosthetics.

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Dental 3D Printing – The Use Of 3D Printers in Orthodontic Models

Dental 3D Printing – The Use Of 3D Printers in Orthodontic Models

Laboratoire 34 produces high quality 3D printed dental models with the help of industrial Raise3D printers, best slicing software ideaMaker and a variety of filaments for successful applications in dental 3D printing.

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Surgical Planning Successfully Using 3D Printed Bone Models

Surgical Planning Successfully Using 3D Printed Bone Models

Raise3D printers successfully being used to create 3D print large full-scale bones. Without any variation in scale, the 1:1 bone models provide the surgeon with an accurate model to work with and reference prior surgery. Case Study of 3D Printing in Medicine – Printed Bone Models.

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Spinal Surgeries See Increased Success Rate with 3D Printed Guides

Spinal Surgeries See Increased Success Rate with 3D Printed Guides

The Bengbu Hospital is the top grade hospital in the Anhui Province. Since the end of 2013, Director Niu launched 3D printing application research for vertebrae in the clinical field. To aid in the research, Niu wanted to establish the printing process in-house and be able to sustain running the printing functions within the office.

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Precision 3D Printing in Dentistry and Medical Models – Dr. Nader Salib

Precision 3D Printing in Dentistry and Medical Models – Dr. Nader Salib

Explore the advancements of Dr. Nader Salib in the dental field with additive manufacturing technology, using tools like digital scanning and Raise3D printers.

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3D Printed Prosthetic Hands for Sierra Leone

3D Printed Prosthetic Hands for Sierra Leone

3D printing allowed Albert Fung and Dr. Choi to provide custom 3D printed prosthetics to the patients of Sierra Leone.

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3D Printing Reduce Costs of Prosthetic Hands

3D Printing Reduce Costs of Prosthetic Hands

Motivated to develop affordable 3D printed prosthetics in order to help others, Mike Liu and other local Hong Kong makers volunteered their time to create and customize prosthetics for patients.

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Design and Technology – 3D Prosthetics

Design and Technology – 3D Prosthetics

For those with a lower limb amputation, prosthetics are necessary tools for overcoming a handicap. With the added form and aesthetic that art-driven prosthetics offer, these high-school orthotics teachers enable amputees to stand out from the crowd.

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