Rapid Prototyping & 3D Printing | Stratasys

Ideas Spawn Innovation. Prototypes Prove Them.

Prototyping with 3D healthcare printing solutions enable you to prove your ideas whenever inspiration strikes. From additively manufacturing functional parts, to creating patient-derived models for testing, to device production without tooling, Stratasys has the biocompatible materials and high-performance, sterilizable thermoplastics to turn your vision into reality.

3D printed medical valve

Design verification prototype of medical device tubing 3D printed in PolyJet Agilus30 material

“3D printing enables us to rapidly test innovative concepts by skipping design-for-manufacturing considerations. With the Objet 3D Printer, we can prioritize design intent and leverage on assembly consolidation for proof of concept.”

Andres Bernal, Biorep

Test Your Ideas

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Concept Validation

Go beyond traditional words and CAD pictures with highly realistic 3D printed prototypes and gain early buy-in from customers and stakeholders before committing to costly production.

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Fit Checks

Quickly check your design’s form and fit with mating parts using time-efficient, accurate 3D printed prototypes.

functional testing of a 3D printed part

Functional Tests

Test your designs in the same environment as the production part. Engineering-grade thermoplastics and flexible materials give your prototypes functional capability under operational conditions.

Related Products and Materials

Connex3 3D Printers

Connex3 3D Printers blend multi-material, multi-color capability with smooth, precise surfaces to produce biocompatible concept models and functional prototypes.

Fortus 380mc and 450mc Series

Fortus 380mc and 450mc 3D Printers deliver reliable results for demanding functional prototyping applications that require engineering- or medical- grade thermoplastics.

Stratasys Direct Manufacturing

Our Stratasys Direct Manufacturing experts will guide you to the 3D printing solutions and materials best suited for your prototyping needs so you can get to market faster.

Case Studies and Additional Resources

3D Printed Nidek Prototype

Faster Path to Clinical Trials

The Connex3 3D Printer let Nidek Technologies avoid post-processing steps on their prototype Gonioscope.

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3D Printed KAIST prototype

Multiple Benefits

The Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology used 3D printing to prototype new devices to treat neurological disorders.

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Just Print

3D printing is a core credo for Syqe Medical, demonstrated by the development of the first controlled-dose medical inhaler.

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