In the past few years, titanium AM spinal implants have gained in popularity. In that timeframe, more than 2,000 have been implanted into patients. It is expected that the AM components will replace the machined components in time. Because the machined implants have been used for more than two decades, it will take a while for surgeons to feel entirely comfortable with the AM parts.
Precision 3D-Printed Spinal Implants
May 17, 2019