Info for amputees, their friends & families
The most important goal of your entire treatment, from surgery to rehabilitation, to the fitting of your prosthesis, is to help you attain the most function and mobility possible, so you can lead an active life.
Lower Limb Amputees
More information can help empower you and your loved ones, and ultimately make choices that help improve your independence.
Upper Limb Amputees
Upper limb differences require a different approach, and the following in-depth information reflects your unique needs.
How to choose and work with a prosthetist
For amputees, finding a prosthetist you feel comfortable with and can trust is essential.
When it comes to exercise, people with limb-loss have pretty much the same options as able-bodied people – everything from simply getting out a bit more to playing team sports.