Lattice Structures in Orthopaedic Implants

Introduction: What is porosity? Porosity refers to the percentage of an object that is not solid. An example would be bread, a sponge, or your bones. Porosity allows for the optimization of strength vs weight. One technique to achieve porosity in orthopaedic Implants is through the use of lattice structures. Lattices are regular, 3d-dimensional, repeating…

PrinterPrezz and Osseus Partner to Develop Family of 3D Printed Spine Implants

September 25, 2019—FREMONT, CA—(BUSINESSWIRE)—PrinterPrezz, Inc., a trailblazer in combining metal 3D printing, nanotechnologies and surgical expertise to design and manufacture next generation medical devices, today announced an agreement to work together on new spinal interbody fusion devices with Osseus Fusion Systems, a Dallas-based medical device company focused on spine products. The two companies have been…

Internationally Renowned Leader in Orthopaedic Surgery, Dr. Steven Garfin Joins PrinterPrezz’s Board of Advisors

September 26, 2019—FREMONT, CA-(BUSINESSWIRE)— PrinterPrezz Inc., a trailblazer in combining metal 3D printing, nanotechnologies and surgical expertise to design and manufacture next generation medical devices, today announced that Steven Garfin MD, Interim Dean, UC San Diego School of Medicine, will join the PrinterPrezz advisory board. An internationally acclaimed leader in Spine surgery, Dr. Garfin joined…

PrinterPrezz Reinforces Commitment to Surgeon Education Through OMeGA Medical Grants Association

July 25, 2019—FREMONT, CA—(BUSINESSWIRE)—PrinterPrezz, Inc., a trailblazer in combining metal 3D printing, nanotechnologies and surgical expertise to design and manufacture next generation medical devices, today announced support for surgeon education in the orthopaedic subspecialties of Spine and Arthroplasty through OMeGA Medical Grants Association (OMeGA), an independent, not-for-profit corporation specializing in third party grants administration supporting…

Semiconductor Industry Innovator Arthur Zafiropoulo Joins PrinterPrezz’s Board of Advisors

FREMONT, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– PrinterPrezz Inc., a trailblazer in combining metal 3D printing, nanotechnologies and surgical expertise to design and manufacture next generation medical devices, today announced that Arthur Zafiropoulo, a visionary recognized for his leadership skills and technical expertise throughout the semiconductor industry, will join its board of advisors. Having served most recently as Chairman…

10 Key Updates in Surface Technology

University of California San Francisco Surgical Innovations partnered with PrinterPrezz in an initiative to bring innovative medical devices to the forefront faster. A co-located center at PrinterPrezz was established, offering engineering and manufacturing access as well as an open ecosystem of technology that encourages the commercialization of new ideas quicker.

PrinterPrezz Partners with UCSF to Develop New 3D Printed Medical Devices

California-based medical 3D printing service bureau PrinterPrezz has partnered with UCSF Surgical Innovations, an incubator-accelerator for medtech innovators at UC San Francisco. PrinterPrezz is looking to open a new co-location facility which will leverage the medical expertise of UCSF to develop new IP. The hope is that this will further research and development of 3D printed medical products, with…

PrinterPrezz Receives Certification to 3D Print Medical Devices

PrinterPrezz received certification for Quality Management Systems for the 3D printing of medical devices. Three things to know: 1. The company is certified for the 3D printing of titanium, non-titanium metals and advanced resin and plastic implantable and non-implantable devices. 2. The ISO 13485:2016 certification is an international standard that that describes the requirements for a QMS…