Orthotic and Prosthetic Clinic

How Do Prosthetic Limbs Work?

Prosthetic limbs are an incredible mashup of medical science and biomedical engineering, and they change people’s lives in huge ways every day. They are also quite complicated from construction to fit and wear over a lifetime. So how exactly do prosthetic limbs work?  Fit, form and function  The professionals that create these medical devices are […]

How It’s Made: Prosthetic Legs

Orthotics and prosthetics are a lifesaver to many dealing with the after-effects of an amputation. These medical devices are not one size fits all, and a lot goes into their custom creation. For example, have you ever wondered how an artificial leg is made by highly skilled professionals? Read on to find out! Measurements and […]