The Application of 3D Printing in the Medical Field

What is 3D Printing in Healthcare?

3D Printed Prosthetics

3D Printing Helps Reconstruct Bodies ​

3D Printing of Organs

  1. The first stage is pre-printing: first, a digital model of the future organ or tissue is created. To do this, use images obtained on MRI or CT.
  2. Next, printing layer by layer is needed — this technology is called additive. Only instead of a conventional 3D printer, there is a special bioprinter, and instead of ink — biomaterials. These can be human stem cells, which play the role of any cells in the body; pork collagen protein or algae-based cellular material.
  3. Then the resulting structure is placed in a biological environment, where it “matures” before transplantation. This is the longest stage: it can take several weeks. During this time, the structure is stabilized, and the cells are ready to perform their functions.
  4. Finally, the organ is transplanted and is monitored how it takes root.

Dental 3D Printing

What Can We Expect From the Future of 3D Printing in Healthcare?

3D Printing in the Healthcare Industry is Expected to Grow

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