Medical 3-D Printing

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for 3D printing, also referred to as rapid prototyping or additive manufacturing. 3-D printing is used in medicine to aid complex procedural guidance, procedure planning and medical education involving unique cases or disease states.

GE Healthcare Partners With Department of Veterans Affairs to Accelerate 3-D Printing
News | Medical 3-D Printing | December 11, 2018

December 11, 2018 — GE Healthcare and VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Washington, recently announced a...

3D Systems Announces On Demand Anatomical Modeling Service
Technology | Medical 3-D Printing | June 18, 2018

June 18, 2018 — 3D Systems announced availability of its new On Demand Anatomical Modeling Service. This new service...

Nemours Children's Health System Uses 3-D Printing to Deliver Personalized Care
News | Medical 3-D Printing | April 25, 2018

April 25, 2018 – Nemours Children’s Health System, a Florida-based health system with locations in six states,  is...

Materialise First Company to Receive FDA Clearance for Diagnostic 3-D-Printed Anatomical Models
Technology | Medical 3-D Printing | March 23, 2018

March 23, 2018 — Materialise NV became the first company in the world to receive U.S. Food and Drug Administration (...

3-D Printed Models Improve Medical Student Training
News | Medical 3-D Printing | March 23, 2018

March 23, 2018 — A relatively inexpensive...

AHRA and Canon Medical Systems Announce 2017 Putting Patients First Grant Winners
News | Patient Engagement | February 14, 2018

February 14, 2018 — The Association for Medical Imaging Management (AHRA) and Canon Medical Systems recently...

3D Systems Introduces DICOM to 3-D Printing Functionality at RSNA 2017
News | Medical 3-D Printing | January 23, 2018

January 23, 2018 – At the 2017 annual meeting of the ...

RSNA 2017 Celebrates Innovation in Radiology
News | Radiology Imaging | January 15, 2018

January 15, 2018 — The Radiological Society of North America’s...

3-D-Printed Prosthetic Implants Could Improve Treatment for Hearing Loss

Size comparison between 3-D printed prosthesis implant and a penny.

News | Medical 3-D Printing | January 11, 2018

January 11, 2018 — Researchers using...

FDA Announces Final Guidance and Webinar for Technical Considerations for 3-D-Printed Medical Devices
News | Medical 3-D Printing | January 03, 2018

January 3, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued the final version of the guidance,...

Philips Announces New 3-D Printing Integration With 3D Systems and Stratasys
News | Medical 3-D Printing | December 21, 2017

December 21, 2017 — Philips recently announced agreements with 3D Systems and Stratasys, two global leaders in the...

Philips IntelliSpace Portal 10 Highlighted by New 3-D Modeling Application
Technology | Advanced Visualization | December 13, 2017

December 13, 2017 — Philips announced the debut of IntelliSpace Portal 10, the latest edition of its comprehensive...

Videos | Advanced Visualization | December 07, 2017

Dianna Bardo M.D., director of body MR and co-director of the 3-D Innovation Lab at Phoenix Children's Hospital,...

Materialise Partners With Formlabs for Complete 3-D Printing Solution
News | Medical 3-D Printing | December 04, 2017

December 4, 2017 — Materialise and Formlabs are collaborating to deliver a complete, cost-effective and easy-to-use...

Dee Dee Wang, M.D., runs Henry Ford Hospital's 3-D printing lab that supports its complex structural heart program.

Dee Dee Wang, M.D., runs Henry Ford Hospital's 3-D printing lab that supports its complex structural heart program.

Feature | Medical 3-D Printing | November 17, 2017

Three-dimensional (3-D) printed anatomic models created from a patient’s computed tomography (CT), magnetic...

Videos | Medical 3-D Printing | November 17, 2017

Dee Dee Wang, M.D., Director, Structural Heart Imaging at Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, explains how her center uses...

German Hospital Plans Life-Saving Vascular Surgeries With 3-D Printing

Transparent Stratasys 3-D-printed model of a patient-specific aortic arch, used by the University Hospital Mainz to practice complex endovascular surgeries. Photo courtesy of Business Wire.

News | Medical 3-D Printing | November 16, 2017

November 16, 2017 — Stratasys Ltd. announced that surgeons at the University of Mainz Cardiothoracic and Vascular...

3D CT image reconstruction of the thoracic organs and the heart using Philips software.
Webinar | Advanced Visualization | November 07, 2017

The webinar “Innovation and Success in 3D-inspired Development of the Business and Clinical Practice,” took place...

3D printing of the heart and coronary artery tree from a patient's CT scan.
Webinar | Medical 3-D Printing | August 09, 2017

Learn how 3-D printing empowers medical device manufacturer Medtronic to bring products to market faster, develop...

GE Additive and Stryker Announce Additive Manufacturing Partnership
News | Medical 3-D Printing | July 06, 2017

July 6, 2017 — GE Additive and Stryker have entered a partnership agreement to support Stryker’s growth in...