Article Abstract

Social 3D printing in Chile—experience and vision

Authors: Christián González Jofré, Omar Toro Sepúlveda, Daniela Retamales Gómez, Luis Retamales Gómez


This article talks about the difficulties of the inclusion of 3D technology in the world of health. From the point of view of a traumatologist who decided to support a group of engineers who started a foundation that manufactures and donates 3D prosthetics to people with disabilities. Highlighting the work done and the challenges of both the medical community and society.