Life-changing innovations

Sometimes life changes in ways you did not see coming. You had an accident and lost a limb or woke up with Parkinson’s disease or Diabetes. Or maybe you were born deaf and could not hear a sound. We want to empower people to lead their everyday lives with quality. Our medical solutions make it possible.

On this site you meet people who got help from new techniques and materials, excellent machining and digital solutions.

When Toshiko Sekino gave birth to a baby boy after only 24 weeks, Exera® fine medical wire from Sandvik played a crucial role in his recovery.

A tiny wire made a huge difference in young Amanda Rosengren’s quality of life, giving her the type of security, safety and freedom every teenager needs.

Passion, determination and a large dose of entrepreneurial spirit have allowed Mike Schultz to thrive in his career despite the loss of a limb.

Jacob woke up one night in panic – he had lost his hearing. A cochlear implant opened up a new life for him.

Eleven years after he was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease, Andrew Johnson regained his quality of life.

The possibility of individualization and on-demand availability of implants, prostheses and other medical devices will affect the lives of many people.

Wires for life. His unit in Florida is manufacturing products that are truly life-changing for many people around the world.

Medical is one of the most exciting areas within additive manufacturing, also known as 3D-printing, and the technology is well suited to help many people in need.

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Here you find images and films related to Sandvik’s digital campaign under the banner of ’Life-changing innovations’.


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