Doctors have Successful Surgery with 3D Printed Hip Replacement

In the port city of Kochi, located on India’s southwest coast, doctors have successfully completed a hip surgery for 60 year-old woman, Pennamma Mani. This was no ordinary procedure however, as doctors used a 3D printed model of her hip as the replacement. Mani,...

Improving Artificial Joints with 3D Printing

Exactech, Inc., is one of the nation’s top producers of artificial hip, knee and shoulder joints. With annual sales reaching $250 million dollars, Exactech is also one of the largest orthopedic joint supplies. The company utilizes 3D printing technology, also...