Mount Sinai introduces 3D printing service for neurosurgeons

083dprinting_11-600x371New York’s Mount Sinai Health System has introduced 3D printing services for its Department of Neurosurgery. Clinicians will now have the opportunity to order 3D models for their medical cases and users of this ‘Medical Modelling Core’ will be charged a low fee, according to a press release.

In addition to 3D printing services, simulation as well as virtual reality will be available. Four 3D printers will be brought in as well as a laser cutter to allow for the fabrication of neuroanatomy models specific to each patient and their individual medical case.

By Anisa Choudhary | 3D Printing Industry


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A growth-driven and strategic executive, Peter Coffaro commands more than 20 years of progressive management success within the medical device industry. As a District Sales Manager for Stryker Orthopaedics, Peter was responsible for managing and directing a regional sales force to achieve sales and profit goals within the Rocky Mountain region. Previously, he was the Director of Sales & Marketing for Amp Orthopedics. In this role, Peter was responsible for planning, developing, and leading all sales and marketing initiatives. Peter is a former orthopedic distributor in the Pacific Northwest. He has also worked with DePuy Orthopaedics as well as Zimmer, and held positions in sales, sales training, and sales management. Peter has an extensive background in organizational development, business development, sales management, negotiating and P&L management. Peter holds a B.S. degree in Biology from Northern Illinois University.

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