Doctors on Long Island performed an unprecedented surgery earlier this month: They replaced 75 percent of a man’s skull with a new 3-D printed thermoplastic material shaped specifically for his head, the first-ever 3-D printed skull implant in the United States. 
(via Innovators, Part 7: 5 Figures Redesigning the Way We Save Lives | Artinfo)

Doctors on Long Island performed an unprecedented surgery earlier this month: They replaced 75 percent of a man’s skull with a new 3-D printed thermoplastic material shaped specifically for his head, the first-ever 3-D printed skull implant in the United States. 

(via Innovators, Part 7: 5 Figures Redesigning the Way We Save Lives | Artinfo)