CREATE PROSTHETICS NEWS AND UPDATES

Create O&P Now Offering Software in Partnership with Vorum

Posted by Amanda Cash on March 13, 2017 in CREATE PROSTHETICS NEWS AND UPDATES

Lake Placid, NY — Create O&P and Vorum are pleased to announce a new 3D printing solution for North American providers of custom prosthetic devices.  Create O&P, providers of the only 3D printer specifically designed for the creation of custom orthotic and prosthetic (O&P) devices, now offers Vorum’s Canfit™ 3D O&P Design software as part of

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Create Launches First O&P-Specific 3D Printing System

Posted by Amanda Cash on September 7, 2016 in CREATE PROSTHETICS NEWS AND UPDATES

Lake Placid, NY – Orthotics and prosthetics innovator Create Orthotics and Prosthetics (Create O&P) is launching the world’s first fully-integrated, medical-grade, orthotic and prosthetic (O&P) 3D printing system. With Create O&P’s system, practitioners can now print eight devices including flexible inner sockets, diagnostic sockets, leg covers, arms, wrist braces, fingers, models, and partial hands –

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INTRODUCING THE CREATE ARM

Posted by Amanda Cash on June 22, 2016 in CREATE PROSTHETICS NEWS AND UPDATES

June 23, 2016 press release Create Prosthetics makes the first medical-grade 3D-printed prosthetic arm Create Prosthetics, a 3D printing company that specializes in bringing prosthetic care into the digital age, has produced the first ever medical-grade, 3D-printed arm for a young mother in Haiti. The arm, which has been prototyped in the United States for

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CREATE PROSTHETICS FOUNDER ADDRESSES UN

Posted by Amanda Cash on June 21, 2016 in CREATE PROSTHETICS NEWS AND UPDATES

The following was posted on the American Orthotic & Prosthetic Association‘s site Mobility Saves by author Lauren Anderson. View the original post here. Prosthetist Speaks to United Nations, Highlighting Value and Potential of 3-D Printing Technology in Third World Environments Where Access to Traditional Components is Limited, and in Mass Injuries Jeff Erenstone, CPO, President of

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CREATE IN THE NEWS: NPR WEEKEND EDITION

Posted by Amanda Cash on April 5, 2016 in CREATE PROSTHETICS NEWS AND UPDATES

The following article was written by NPR’s David Sommerstein. The original post, including audio, can be found on NPR’s website. Thanks to David and to Weekend Edition for featuring us and for doing such a great job covering our company! Fashionable Prosthetics Trade Realistic Color For Personal Pizzazz Prosthetic limbs for people who have lost

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SHOW IT, DON’T HIDE IT: INTERVIEW WITH NORTH COUNTRY PUBLIC RADIO

Posted by Amanda Cash on March 16, 2016 in CREATE PROSTHETICS NEWS AND UPDATES

North Country Public Radio’s David Sommerstein recently visited the Create office to learn about this new trend in personalized prosthetics. Here’s an excerpt from his story: Show it, don’t hide it: Lake Placid firm leads new trend in personalized prosthetics Over the last decade or so, there’s been a revolution in the way amputees relate

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CREATE PROSTHETICS NAMED WINNER IN VA INNOVATION CHALLENGE

Posted by valerie manne on August 25, 2015 in CREATE PROSTHETICS NEWS AND UPDATES

In August, 2015 Create Prosthetics was awarded as a Sixth Place Winner out of 94 entries in the VA Innovation Prosthetic Attachment Challenge for its “Hookhand Remixing Platform” submission. Create’s submission, designed by Chief Design Officer Arthur Hobden and based on Steve Wood of Gyrobot’s Flexy Hand, provides an aesthetically pleasing design that also provides for many degrees of

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