The advantage of the 3D implants is above all its simplicity compared to the procedures I used to practice, I mean orthopedic techniques such as Nuss or Ravitch. It is a really a minimally invasive surgery, where we do not touch the bones at all. That is why it is causing much less pain after the surgery. The definitive result is quite immediate, as the implant, designed from the CT scan of the patient, perfectly fills the hole.
Clinical Scenario He is a 28-year-old man who came to my consultation for a chest deformity problem with a sagging aspect on the right side. This deformation is congenital, but has worsened over time since childhood. The diagnosis of pectus excavatum is worn, it is a pectus type 3…...Read more