Frequently Asked Questions
What is a prosthesis?
A prosthesis is essentially an artificial (or replacement) body part. It is fully customized to fit your lifestyle and your needs as an amputee.
How many appointments are needed for my first prosthetic device?
Several appointments will be needed, especially if this is your first prosthetic device. Our trained clinicians will help you get fitted with the best device for your lifestyle. We will speak with you about your lifestyle so that we can customize the artificial limb(s) to cater to your needs. We will guide you through the decision-making process, and help you function comfortably with your new prosthesis.
Can I play sports with my new artificial foot?
Yes, you can have an active lifestyle, play sports, and move around comfortably. Our prosthetic devices are fully customized to fit you and your lifestyle. We have trained, experienced technicians who will help you decide the best prosthetic device to fit your needs.
Will my insurance pay for the prosthetics services I need?
Every patient’s health insurance policy is different. However, most insurance companies do cover portions (if not all) of your prosthetic care expenses. One of our friendly team members will assist you with necessary paperwork to file a claim and to determine how much your insurance will cover.