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3D Printing in the Medical Field

3D Printing in the Medical Field

Amidst the prevailing socio-economic landscape, the significance of the medical industry's development has magnified, encompassing individual health physiotherapy to the overall national resilience. Every facet of society is intricately linked to the evolution of the medical sector. Consequently, enhancing the efficiency and intelligence of medical treatments has become a prevailing trend in contemporary development.

Since UnionTech's foray into the medical industry, there has been a steadfast commitment to refining and innovating its technology and products. The widespread application and notable efficacy of UnionTech's offerings in the medical domain have garnered commendation. Looking ahead, UnionTech remains unwavering in its commitment to its founding principles, pushing forward to chart a new course for the advancement of healthcare both within the nation and globally.

What medical fields can 3D printing technology be applied to?

Medical Model

In contrast to the two-dimensional results generated by conventional medical equipment, the integration of 3D printing technology enables doctors and patients to gain a more intuitive understanding of the specific image of the lesion. The application of this technology not only significantly enhances the efficiency of medical diagnosis but also effectively mitigates the risks associated with surgery, thereby safeguarding the life and health of patients. It can be aptly described as a solution that addresses two critical aspects concurrently.


3D Printed Heart Model


3D Printed Blood Vessel Model


3D Printed Brain Model


3D Printed Bones of Hand Model

Surgical Guide

As the saying goes, "You cannot make bricks without straw." Similarly, for a doctor, exceptional auxiliary tools can enhance the reliability and security of surgical procedures. The incorporation of 3D printing technology in the production of surgical guide plates enables the adaptation to complex and diverse designs, addressing the individualized medical needs of patients. This, in turn, fosters more targeted and precise medical treatments.



3D Printed Dental Implant Guide

Rehabilitation Equipment

The integration of 3D printing technology in the medical industry has adeptly fulfilled the individualized customization requirements of patients. By producing tailored and precisely fitting rehabilitation appliances based on the patient's unique physiological structure, this advancement significantly enhances the patient's experience and rehabilitation efficiency. It serves as a robust assurance for the development and progress of the medical field.


3D Printed Rehabilitation Appliances


3D Printed Bionic Hand


3D Printed Hearing Aids

Dental Applications

Dentistry, as a pivotal domain in the medical industry, consistently garners significant attention. Within the realm of oral treatment, the indispensable application of 3D technology is evident. Whether it's the fabrication of surgical guides, temporary crowns, or the printing of diverse oral appliances like orthodontic devices, the pressure is alleviated through a more accurate and efficient approach. This method contributes to crafting personalized diagnoses and treatments tailored to the unique needs of patients. Consequently, 3D printing technology has emerged as a notable ‘industry favorite’ within the oral healthcare sector.


3D Printed Oral Model


3D Printed Planting Guide


3D Printed Oral Wax-up

Medical Devices

The rapid advancement of the current medical industry has resulted in a sudden surge in the demand for related equipment. In contrast to the challenges posed by slow efficiency and a high error rate in traditional production processes, the integration of 3D printing technology has effectively addressed these issues. By ensuring the accuracy of its prototype, it facilitates mass production with ease, thus meeting the escalating demand for equipment in the medical industry.


3D Printed Medical Equipment


3D Printing Vein Imaging Device

Medical Implants

In the medical industry, implants find two primary applications: in vivo implantation and in vitro implantation. The integration of 3D printing technology has significantly enhanced the precision and adaptability of in vitro implant production. This technology effortlessly caters to the personalized manufacturing requirements of implant prototypes for patients with various diseases, thereby rendering medical treatment more seamless and worry-free.



3D Printed Medical Implants

What are the application cases of UnionTech 3D printing technology in the medical field?

UnionTech and teachers and students from Shanghai University collaborated to support the frontline in the battle against COVID-19.

In a critical period marked by the scarcity of medical resources during the intense epidemic, the School of Mechatronics Engineering and Automation at Shanghai University responded promptly to an urgent demand for "goggles" from the hospital. Collaborating swiftly with UnionTech, they utilized 3D printing technology to generate prototypes on the same day, supplying frontline medical staff and contributing within their capacity to combat the epidemic. The high efficiency and precision of UnionTech 3D printing technology have proven to be a dependable assurance for the provision of medical equipment.


Medical Staff Wearing 3D printed Goggles


Goggles and Face Screens for 3D Printing Developed by Professor Hua Zikai

UnionTech's 3D printing technology played a crucial role in facilitating the success of ICKey China's ‘forehead temperature gun’ product during testing.

On the morning of February 11, 2020, ICKey China received an official commission from the Shanghai Municipal Commission of Economy and Information Technology to develop a handheld body temperature tester for epidemic prevention and control. With the support of UniotTech, the development and testing of the forehead thermometer were successfully completed within ten days, and it was swiftly deployed for use, ensuring an ample supply of medical resources for epidemic control.


3D Printed Forehead Temperature Gun Experiment


3D Printed Forehead Thermometer Test

UnionTech assisted Indian start-ups in the development of new product applications.

To liberate the blind from the constraints of walking sticks and offer a more convenient guiding experience, an Indian start-up has leveraged UnionTech's 3D printing technology to develop a wearable blind guide product. This innovative product has effectively replaced the traditional walking stick, bringing positive news to numerous visually impaired individuals. The integration of UnionTech's 3D printing technology has transformed this creative idea into a tangible reality, aligning with UnionTech's mission to provide companies with the potential and opportunities for boundless development.


3D Printed Wearable Guide Products for the Blind

UnionTech empowered 3D printing technology for precise preoperative simulation.

As a leading company in China dedicated to the research, development, and production of medical equipment, Southwest Medical Equipment Co., Ltd., has turned its attention to the realm of 3D printing technology for advancing the preoperative simulation efficacy of customized treatments. To create products with enhanced accuracy and realistic details, the company decisively partnered with UnionTech. Through the utilization of UnionTech's 3D printing technology, Southwest Medical Equipment aimed to produce higher-quality medical models.



3D Printed Simulated Head

UnionTech enhanced the precision of diagnosis and treatment through the synergy of software and hardware.

UnionTech has collaborated with Med-3D, supplying high-precision, high-quality 3D printing equipment to enhance the accuracy and realism of its product output. This collaboration extended to the internal data pre-processing and operating software of the printing equipment, ensuring a higher level of product accuracy. The harmonious interplay between software and hardware provided a robust foundation for the ongoing advancements in medical care.


3D Printed Head and Jugular Arteriovenous Scanning Pathology Map

The application of UnionTech's 3D printing technology in the medical field serves not only as a catalyst for industry development but also as a continuous challenge and transcendence of its own capabilities. Looking ahead, UnionTech remains dedicated to its original intent, mindful of its mission, and committed to ensuring that 3D printing technology brings benefits to an ever-expanding array of fields and audiences.

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