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SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital, a non-profit 195-bed inpatient and outpatient pediatric medical center in St. Louis, Missouri, is partnering with Stratasys to create a new Center of Excellence (COE) with the goal of helping physicians and researchers advance the use of 3D printing for a wide range of medical applications. SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital also serves as a teaching hospital affiliated with the neighboring Saint Louis University Schools of Medicine and Nursing, and nine other education institutes. On site is a Stratasys J750 used to both prototype new kinds of medical devices and make patient-specific models, as well as enriching clinical educati…

3D Printing is Helping to Standardize Surgical Training

Traditionally surgical training has depended on the orderly exposure of the surgeons to graduated clinical experience in the operating room under the close supervision of senior surgeons. Such preceptor-apprenticeship on an operation table is the major bottlen…

Printing Pathways to Medical Innovation

Cardiovascular Systems, Inc., based in St. Paul, Minnesota, is a medical device company focused on developing and commercializing innovative solutions for treating peripheral and coronary artery disease (PAD and CAD). The company’s Orbital Atherectomy Systems…

3D Pixel Art and Printing Collide Creating GrabCAD Voxel Print

Manufacturing has changed in recent years. Computer-controlled machines and computer aided design (CAD) tools are more accessible and more flexible than ever before, opening the industry up to more innovative fabrication methods that can capitalize on new and…

Medical Imagery Takes Form with 3D Printing at RSNA 2017

Radiology is a medical practice that many in the medical community will find is closely aligned with 3D printing. Globally, radiology groups are augment their services with the use of 3D printed medical models, based on the idea that that patient outcomes and…