Medical device manufacturers have relied on Oerlikon’s expertise and high-quality products for decades.
Oerlikon simplifies and accelerates their customers’ production processes by providing additive and conventional manufacturing solutions, as well as coating solutions and services, and raw materials. A streamlined supply chain drives innovation, while bringing cost savings and efficiency.
A prescription for the medical industry: a single supplier for design for manufacturability, application development, materials, production and coatings.
Metal additive manufacturing, commonly known as 3-D printing, can be a game changer in medical treatment. In addition to manufacturing surgical implant and instrument systems, Oerlikon provides feedback on Design for Manufacturing (DFM) for additive and conventional manufacturing for the orthopedic and spine markets. Oerlikon’s coatings are used on implants, instruments and other medical devices to help prevent infection and assist surgeons by helping remove glare and retaining sharp edges on surgical instruments. Oerlikon’s products and services help doctors achieve better outcomes, thereby improving the quality of life for millions of patients.