Do you think that 3D printing technology can only print toys and models? In fact, 3D printing is no longer limited to manufacturing. In recent years, 3D printing is entering the medical and biological fields. Perhaps one day in the future, humans can use 3D printed human organs to solve the problem of the shortage of transplanted organs in the world.
Customize prostheses and make bones. 3D printing has changed the traditional treatment methods, personalized customization and precise medical treatment for patients, making 3D printing the new technology darling of the medical industry. At present, the application of 3D technology is booming in the fields of dentistry and orthopedics. It is reported that 3D technology has been used in 30% of orthopedic surgeries in the United States. Everyone’s teeth are different, and bone damage varies from person to person. Using 3D printing technology to “customize” teeth and bones can help patients recover better.