3D printed Bespoke Braces provide more comfort and flexibility

Bespoke braces for scoliosis patients

If you are suffering from Scoliosis, a condition in which the spine is curved to one side, it is imperative that you wear scoliosis braces to keep your spine in a straighter position. But wearing a scoliosis brace has its own disadvantages, as it can be really painful and cause uneasiness. Now all thanks to 3D printing technology, those few unfortunate suffering from chronic scoliosis can say thanks to the Bespoke Braces. Yes, it is a 3D printed scoliosis brace by 3D Systems that is a customized scoliosis brace for children and young adults.

Bespoke braces for scoliosis patients

The Bespoke Braces are fully customized as they are built to user’s body dimensions by digitizing the digital reference underlay. Once the digital model is created the next step is to create the 3D printed model using 3D’s selective laser sintering (SLS) technology for maximum comfort and flexibility while wearing.

According to officials at 3D Systems Bespoke, the main aim of designing this 3D printed scoliosis brace is to combine fashion, technology and design to create a solution which is medically very effective and also appeals to the patient wearing it.

Source: 3DSystems



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