3-D printing is rapidly becoming a part of surgical planning: 300 prints, 16 specialties and counting

3-D printing is rapidly becoming a part of surgical planning. Since July 2013, Boston Children’s Hospital’s 3-D printing service, part of the Simulator Program, has received about 200 requests from 16 departments around the hospital. It’s generated a total of about 300 prints, most of them replicating parts of the body to be operated on. Continue reading “3-D printing is rapidly becoming a part of surgical planning: 300 prints, 16 specialties and counting”