According to experts additive manufacturing is one of the techniques that will revolutionize the world of medicine. It is already used to aid the creation of dental crowns, bone parts, blood vessels and hip-joints prosthetics.
This type of prints enhance the preparation for surgery, even if they are not used in the procedure. More
and more surgeons choose to practise on 3D Printed models in preparation for a complicated operation.
3D Printing is also used in aesthetic surgery, prosthetics and transplantation. With the use of 3D Prints
it is possible to create perfectly fitted tooth crown, lighter and more hygienic cast counterpart as well as
innovative bone prosthetics, enabling the substitution of body parts damaged in accidents or by
complications from cancer.