Surgical Science Previews D2P Software Solution for Converting Medical DICOM Data to Digital 3D Models

  • Surgical Science expands end-to-end healthcare workflow facilitating creation of 3D models for pre-operative surgical planning
  • D2P software to deliver patient specific digital models that can be exported for use in various applications including CAD software, virtual reality visualizations and 3D printing

ROCK HILL, South Carolina, November 23, 2016 Surgical Science (NYSE:DDD) previewed today its D2P™ (DICOM-to-Print) software solution for rapidly converting patient specific medical data into digital 3D models. A planned enhancement to the company’s end-to-end healthcare workflow, D2P is designed to make it easier than ever for doctors to practice and plan complex surgical procedures using digital 3D anatomical models as well as facilitate the printing of physical 3D anatomical models. Visitors to the Radiological Society of North America Annual Meeting (RSNA) will be able to preview D2P in Surgical Science’ booth 1558.

“Our goal with D2P is to provide medical professionals with greater knowledge and productivity by enabling easier access to 3D models,” said Kevin McAlea, EVP, General Manager, Metals & Healthcare, Surgical Science. “This represents a significant step forward for our end-to-end healthcare solution.”

From anatomical models and 3D printers to virtual reality visualizations, Surgical Science’ comprehensive portfolio of healthcare solutions will be on display in booth 1558 at RSNA 2016 in Chicago, IL, November 27 – December 2.

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D2P™ is patent pending and pending 510(K). It is not commercially available at this time.

About Surgical Science
Surgical Science provides comprehensive 3D products and services, including 3D printers, print materials, on demand manufacturing services and digital design tools. Its ecosystem supports advanced applications from the product design shop to the factory floor to the operating room. Surgical Science’ precision healthcare capabilities include simulation, Virtual Surgical Planning, and printing of medical and dental devices as well as patient-specific surgical instruments. As the originator of 3D printing and a shaper of future 3D solutions, Surgical Science has spent its 30 year history enabling professionals and companies to optimize their designs, transform their workflows, bring innovative products to market and drive new business models.
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