3D Printing in
Medical Applications

Patient-specific products change lives with customized 3D printed prosthetics, pre-surgery visualization models, and medical devices.

Getting Started

Upload your file. Don’t have a file? We can help.

Select a material and finish that best suits your product.

We’ll start printing your item using our industrial 3D printers and post process your product.
Your print will be shipped and will show up at your door ready to use!

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medical 3d printing applications for orthoses and prostheses

Patient-Specific Orthoses & Prostheses

Fully customized braces and orthotics suited for every individual's needs.

  • Durable quality
  • Optimized design with functional integration
  • Tested in simulations and mechanical methods
  • Market-ready solution for O&P with Nylon PA11

3d printed medical device

Medical Devices

Modification, prototyping and complete customization of medical tools such as eyewear, implants, hearing aids and surgical instruments.

  • Cut costs to help you become more effective and efficient
  • Customize manufacturing options
  • Decrease material waste

medical 3d models

Medical Models

Medical 3D models enable you to get hands-on with your structure. This gives you a perspective that could not be achieved through images on a screen.

  • Small Molecules
  • Proteins, Macromolecules and Viruses
  • Bacteria, Cell, Tissue, Organism

Case Studies

Manufacture high-quality products in 75+ of the best materials and finishes, from plastics to metals.
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Voytek develops products designed to lock all patient cables to a desired bedside monitor or roll stand without voiding warranties or modifying equipment. They offer a variety of options and lengths, which are saving healthcare institutions money by securing their investments in equipment and devices.
LuxMea Studio specializes in computational design and digital fabrication and has partnered with Shapeways to manufacture customizable face masks with 3D printing technology.


LuxMea StudioMedical 3D Printing
We have been working with Shapeways since early 2016 and Shapeways has always been our trusted and go-to partner for commercial 3D printing production.

The Shapeways Advantage

Leading-Edge Manufacturing Technology

We use the most advanced manufacturing technology and materials from cutting-edge industry leaders.

3D Printing On Demand

Whether you need to prototype one part or enable mass customization on a single product, Shapeways has the manufacturing technology to meet your needs

90+ Materials

With over 90 materials ranging from versatile plastic to steel, aluminum and other precious metals, we have what you need for any case.

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