Facial surgery

Mayo Clinic Andy Sandness

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Surgeons at the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota have performed a complete facial reconstruction of a 32-year-old male, thanks in part to 3D printing. Andy Sandness lived with severe facial injuries for ten years after an unsuccessful suicide attempt. Read more


A patient receives a 3D printed mask from AVSAR Aesthetic Surgery Clinic.

Mcor Technologies

A Turkish surgeon is using 3D technology to scan his clients' faces to show them what they will look like after plastic surgery. The method not only benefits patients, but allows the doctors a three-dimensional point of reference. Read more