Orthopedics is primed for mass customization of implants and automation of surgery, thanks to advancements in 3D printing and robotic systems. When fully leveraged, additive manufacturing and robotics can produce patient-optimized implants that are precisely inserted. The adoption of these technologies in tandem can lead to personalized joint replacement procedures that achieve clinical benefit, decrease inventory costs and increase surgical efficiencies.
● Gain insight into the promise of personalized joint replacement surgery
● Learn about the capabilities of new robotic systems in joint replacement
● Understand how 3D printing can be leveraged to customize implants and decrease inventory levels