3D printing is set to revolutionize the healthcare industry. The technology that has been around since the 80s, has finally been developed to a point where it will change the way we handle medicine. This means opportunities not only for advances in clinical treatment, but also for solutions providers working with the technology itself.
Uses In Healthcare
3D printing brings one huge and needed value to the healthcare industry…customization. While procedures around knee replacements used to involve six different options, with different bone cutting procedures required for each, now, a knee can be designed to whatever specifications the patient needs, saving inches of bone. You may have even heard of the recent skull printed for a 22-year old woman. … (Read more)