Category Archives: Guntmar Eisen

FDA clears “first ever” 3D printed spine implant to treat of multiple injuries

Metal additive manufacturing has hit on a clear niche within the healthcare industry for producing small and complex medical grade implants at scale. Many 3D printing companies working within medicine have a portfolio of devices for the purpose, typically including a sample of 3D printed cages used to support the spine. However, in what is […]

HCA contract means EIT 3D printed medical devices will be available at largest GPO in US

Emerging Implant Technologies GmbH (EIT), a German medical 3D printing enterprise, has announced an important contract with the largest group purchasing organization (GPO) in the United States. Working with Ortho Sales Partners, EIT has successfully concluded the contracting process with HealthTrust related to an HCA contract. The Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) has 177 hospitals […]