Welcome to University of Basel 3D Printing Core Facility

Unlocking Innovation through Advanced Additive Manufacturing

About Us

Welcome to the University of Basel 3D Printing Core Facility, your premier destination for cutting-edge 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions. We are a vital resource for researchers, university hospital departments, and industrial partners seeking to bring their ideas to life with precision and efficiency.

Pioneering Medical Additive Manufacturing

We are at the forefront of innovation in the field of 3D printing, constantly pushing the boundaries of what's possible. Our dedicated team of experts, including biomedical engineers and specialized 3D printing professionals, ensures that we are always on the cutting edge of technology and excel at providing innovative solutions.

The University of Basel 3D Printing Core Facility serves as a hub and center of excellence for Medical Additive Manufacturing and Virtual Surgical Planning. We design and print customized prototypes, patient-specific models, medical tools, and other devices crucial for diagnosis, surgical planning, patient communication, training, and education.

A Growing Network of Specialists

Our facility has witnessed a growing number of specialists from various disciplines and clinics at the University Hospital of Basel utilizing anatomical models derived from patient MRI or CT data, all 3D printed within our Core Facility. These patient-specific models enhance diagnosis, surgical planning, and patient communication, providing not only visual but also haptic qualities for superior judgment.

In addition, students at Universität Basel also utilize our services, leveraging the benefits of our anatomical models for educational purposes. Furthermore, industrial customers utilize our printing services for prototypes and product development, broadening the scope of our impact beyond medical applications.

Partnerships for Progress

We are proud to collaborate with regional, national, and international partners to bring the future of medical technology to the clinic. Our strong ties to institutions like the University Hospital Basel, Kantonsspital Liestal KSBL, and other clinics both in Switzerland and abroad reinforce our commitment to advancing healthcare.

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Multidisciplinary Approach

At the University of Basel 3D Printing Core Facility, we firmly believe that patients deserve the best possible treatment, without compromise. Our diverse, international, and multidisciplinary team operates in an open-minded environment where applied research takes center stage. We focus not only on improving patient treatment but also on addressing the unique needs and challenges of our esteemed university and industrial partners.

Comprehensive In-House Capabilities

From data generation to the final polished product, we manage every aspect of your project within our own facilities, ensuring a seamless and efficient experience. Our extensive portfolio of printers, software, and materials allows us to cater to a wide range of projects.


Get Started Today

Whether you're pushing the boundaries of science, seeking innovative healthcare solutions, or leading the way in industry, University of Basel 3D Printing Core Facility is here to support you. Contact us today to bring your ideas to life.