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,...

Stratasys & the VA Teaming Up to Create 3D Printing Network in Hospitals

In recent news this week, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and 3D printing powerhouse, Stratasys, are collaborating to launch a series of 3D printing hospitals. The VA hospitals of Albuquerque, Puget Sound, San Antonio, Boston and Orlando will all be...

3D Printing: Creating Countless Possibilities in the Auto Industry

3D printing is opening up a whole new world of possibilities across the automobile manufacturer industry. With the use of this technology, the term “customization” has a whole new meaning in the auto world. 3D printing has the potential to equip companies...

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...