Michael Rappach, Owner, OrthoPrint Mfg.

With 20+ years of experience in the medical device and aerospace industries, Michael has developed a deep knowledge of advanced CNC manufacturing and has experience building high-performing teams ranging from a privately held manufacturing startup to a $25 million medical device organization. He has designed and built manufacturing facilities, including “lights out” plants, for modern CNC production. These efforts included the first additively manufactured acetabular cup, as well as numerous 510(k) medical devices submissions. Michael is currently the Founder of Realized Manufacturing a Startup focused on production 3D printing in Titanium and Design for additive with guidance through the 510K approval process for several Medical OEMs, and is the visionary behind the leveraging of Additive Manufacturing of Medical Implants and custom instruments. Michael has a BS in Mechanical Engineering,  a Six Sigma Blackbelt, and is Progressive Entrepreneur & Master of Advanced Manufacturing.

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