Category: Health & Medical

Amazing Things That Can be 3D Printed

While 3D printing has been around for nearly three decades, the technology has advanced rapidly in recent years, creating new possibilities for 3D printing and drastically increasing the list of things that can be 3D…

3D Bioprinting Cartilage Into Knees

3D Printing is now enabling better and more effective treatments for patients who suffer from knee injuries. Dr. Darryl D’Lima and his colleagues at Scripps Clinic in Southern California are working to develop a bio-printing…

3D Printed Pelvis for Cancer Patient

A surgeon has become the first person in the world to 3D print a pelvis. The unnamed patient, who received the 3D printed transplant, had lost half of his original pelvis to cancer. Thanks to…

Teen Makes a 3D Printed Robohand for Friend

3D Printing appears to be bringing out the best in people. Recently, third grader Matthew received a 3D printed robotic hand, thanks to his friend, 16-year-old high school student Mason Wilde. Matthew was born with…

3D Printed Knee Replacement

3D printing is allowing the medical sector to make major advancements, providing better and more efficient methods for implants, and changing the way that surgeries are done. With 3D printed mandibles and windpipes already a…