Limb loss is much more common than many people realize, and numbers are still growing. According to one study in USA, There are 2.1 million people living with limb loss in USA and that number is expected to double by 2050. 185,000 people have a amputation each year. This means that 300 to 500 amputations are performed every day !! around 30% of people with limb loss experience depression or anxiety.
Prosthetics become even more expensive when taking into account that they’re best when custom fit, making production slow and costly. This is where 3D printing has proven to be an incredible alternative for producing prosthetics, bieng an affordable manufacturing technique that can work with many different materials and offer easy customizati