Category Archives: surgical planning

3D printed hearts aid American Family Children’s Hospital surgery

A group of surgeons at American Family Children’s Hospital (AFCH), Wisconsin, are collaborating with engineers at the University of Wisconsin Madison to use 3D printing to prepare for pediatric heart surgeries. Practise before it matters 3D printing as a surgical planning aid has been pioneered by hospitals like the Phoenix Children’s Research Institute which, under Dr […]

3D printed hearts aid American Family Children’s Hospital surgery

A group of surgeons at American Family Children’s Hospital (AFCH), Wisconsin, are collaborating with engineers at the University of Wisconsin Madison to use 3D printing to prepare for pediatric heart surgeries. Practise before it matters 3D printing as a surgical planning aid has been pioneered by hospitals like the Phoenix Children’s Research Institute which, under Dr […]

Materialise expands DePuy Synthes partnership for 3D printed surgical guides

Materialise is to launch a new system allowing surgeons to plan, design and order patient specific 3D printed guides for shoulder operations. The all-in-one TRUMATCH® Personalized Solutions Shoulder System is an extension of Materialise’s existing partnership with DePuy Synthes, the orthopaedic and neurological branch of pharmaceutical company Johnson & Johnson. Minimizing risk in the operating room  DePuy […]