When I started college, I was a mechanical engineering major. I wanted to invent and design. After a couple years, –
Starting Out in O&P
This month’s featured employee is Certified Orthotist Kelcey Sherd, who is also doing her prosthetic residency with us. Born in –
Featured Employee: Kelcey Sherd
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dHMVOoKo6e0 UCHealth Now Level 1 Trauma Center, Treats Most Severe Injuries By Kathy Walsh Link to original article: https://denver.cbslocal.com/2018/10/16/uchealth-now-level-1-trauma-center-treats-most-severe-injuries/ DENVER (CBS4) – UCHealth University –
UCHealth Now Level 1 Trauma Center, Treats Most Severe Injuries
A Prosthetic Leg Couldn’t Stop This Man from Finishing the Leadman Boulder resident and ultrarunner Dave Mackey amputated his leg –
A Prosthetic Leg Couldn’t Stop This Man from Finishing the Leadman
No matter their age, one of the biggest fears of an amputee is that they will never be able to –
Amputee Athletes: Three Stories of Inspiration
Amputees face many challenges in day-to-day life, including experiencing phantom pain. Phantom pain, also referred to as phantom limb pain, –
What Is Phantom Pain And How Can It Be Managed?
Ask any parent and they will tell you that raising a child is one of the most rewarding things they’ve –
Six Ways To Help Your Child Cope With Limb Loss
Direct Skeletal Prosthetic Attachment by Zach Harvey CPO As a prosthetist, I strive for the perfect socket fit and –
Direct Skeletal Prosthetic Attachment
A common question I get as a Prosthetist is whether or not a prosthesis can be worn in the water. –
Prosthetics And Water Sports By Zach Harvey, C.P.O.
Introduction Riding down a mountain on snow is an activity that puts people of all ability levels on an equal –
Winter Sports By Zach Harvey, C.P.O.
BY ZACH HARVEY, CPO Perhaps more fundamentally important than how prostheses are made is the why those of us in –
How Prosthetic Sockets Are Made
Introduction Unfortunately, pain is more common than not, and is a long-term issue following amputation. It’s important to differentiate residual –