Upper Limb Prostheses
In medicine, a prosthesis is an artificial device that replaces a missing body part, which may be lost through trauma, disease, or congenital conditions. Prosthetic amputee rehabilitation is primarily coordinated by a prosthetist and an inter-disciplinary team of health care professionals including psychiatrists, surgeons, physical therapists, and occupational therapists.
Upper-extremity prostheses are used at varying levels of amputation: forequarter, shoulder disarticulation, transhumeral prosthesis, elbow disarticulation, transradial prosthesis, wrist disarticulation, full hand, partial hand, finger, partial finger.
Whether you are a diabetic looking for appropriate footwear or an athlete looking to improve your performance, we can help you. If you are an amputee wishing to do some of the activities you used to enjoy or to accomplish new goals, we can help you.
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