California-based additive manufacturing service provider presents young Imre Patterson with custom shoes featuring Adidas 4D Futurecraft 3D printing technology. Read more


TCT speaks to Andiamo and Altair about how simulation and 3D printing technologies are enabling better fit orthotics for children across the world. Read more


Deputy Group Editor, Laura Griffiths puts Phits patient-specific 3D printed orthotics through their paces. Read more


KWSP, Newcastle University and Podfo Ltd, have teamed up with the overall goal of creating a functioning printing process for insoles by early 2019. Read more


Aetrex, has announced the acquisition of SOLS Systems, a pioneer of medical and consumer-grade 3D printed orthotics and software used for the mass customisation of footwear. Read more


Standard Cyborg Design Studio

Standard Cyborg

TriFusion Devices, a 3D print technology company serving the healthcare and sport industries, is forming a partnership with Standard Cyborg to create modern solutions for the orthotics and prosthetics biomedical sector. Read more


Poppy Farrugia, MSc Product Design Student at Cardiff Metropolitan University, delivers an insight into the process of creating wearable sport-specific orthotics. Read more

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Materialise has announced its joint venture with RSscan International could help fight the prevalence of gait and footwear-related injuries in runners with bespoke, 3D-printed insoles. Read more


Custom medical devices, orthotics and exoskeletons are amongst the most interesting applications of 3D printing — and materials producer CRP is exploring applications for its Windform laser sintering materials. Read more


Delcam is embracing the new era of mass customisation by applying Additive Manufacturing to the design and manufacture of custom orthotic insoles. Read more

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Amanda Boxtel in an Ekso-Suit made using 3D Systems' technology.

3D Systems' 3D printing technology has given paraplegic Amanda Boxtel the power to walk tall in a 3D-pinted Ekso-Suit. Read more


Orthotics and prosthetics are growth areas for additive manufacturing. Rose Brooke spoke to TCT Show + Personalize speaker Dr Jari Pallari about his work in this field. Read more