Pectus Excavatum – Medical Applications of 3D Printing

Prof. Dr. Mustafa Yuksel from the Marmara University Department of Thoracic Surgery uses 3D Printing for prototyping and developing medical equipment for treating chest deformities. He believes medicine can benefit from 3D Printing greatly, as it opens new possibilites.

For 3D Printing the Department of Thoracic Surgery uses an Afinia 3D Printer, which is used for developing Pectus Excavatum bars and stabilizers. Check the video below for details:


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