3D Printing Helps Surgeons to Operate Faster

3D printing can help surgeons to be able to operate faster and provide more detailed work. Long surgeries often come along with two problems: high costs and risk to the patient. Because surgery can cost approximately $100,- per minute, there is a market in finding ways to accelerate the process.┬áThe longer a surgery process takes, the higher the health risk will be for the patient. Image: Additive Manufacturing. … [Read more...]

3d printing techniques for Dental products

3d printing Selective Laser Sintering

The dental industry requires custom-part, single-unit production, with excellent accuracy. Therefore, dentistry is getting more and more attention in the 3D printing industrie . Additive manufacturing equipment makers and material suppliers for these printers are already taking notice. Currently, 3D printing technology is used to provide a number of products in the dental industry. Most common are wax patterns for fixed prosthodontics and models fabricated from intraoral or impression scans. … [Read more...]