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Advancements in Prosthetics – The Journey – Part 04

My, life’s going to be just like it was. I’m, uh, going to play golf and I’m going to work on my little old farm. That’s all I need, be with my wife and go dancing. When I finished my surgery I looked down… and I said, “Uh-oh, what are you going to do now […]

BiLateral amputee Brandon describes Fourroux Prosthetics [2]

BiLateral amputee Brandon describes Fourroux Prosthetics [2]

It’s not that Fourroux does one thing better than everybody else. They do everything well. And from the time you walk into the door, you just realize, that this is a different experience. If it’s a new patient a new patient, it’s just like, “Oh this must be how it is everywhere.” But when patients […]

Fourroux Prosthetics Memphis Amputee Kay Shares Her Experience with Fourroux

Fourroux Prosthetics Memphis Amputee Kay Shares Her Experience with Fourroux

At first I- I wasn’t going to have an amputation. I had battled with this for I guess it was over a year, trying to get well with this foot. And it, you know, my doctor kept saying you’re going to have to be amputated. You’re going to have to be amputated. And I was […]

Nicole Kelly – The different parts that make up my bionic hand

Hey, what’s up guys? I am here to explain the nuts and bolts of my prosthetic to you today! That is right, this is the hand itself Not attached to me because I want to explain it to you And I want to be able to show you all of the parts so Technically, this […]

Residual Limb Management – Prosthetic Training: Episode 1

Hi, I’m David Lawrence, and in this video I’m going to talk about the process of preparing the residual limb for a future prosthetic device. (music) Alright, when we’re dealing with residual limb management, the process is trying to control the edema that’s going to be in that residual limb. And there’s a couple of […]

Fourroux Prosthetics is Raising the Bar for Amputees

Fourroux Prosthetics is Raising the Bar for Amputees

We are Fourroux Prosthetics. And for half a century, we’ve been raising the bar for amputees. We raise it by involving our patients in their care. By listening to their dreams, then finding ways to make them become real. We raise the bar by embracing leading edge technologies for faster delivery of superior quality prosthetics. […]

Myo Plus pattern recognition – 2. Preparing an interim fitting | Ottobock

Myo Plus pattern recognition – 2. Preparing an interim fitting | Ottobock

Myo Plus pattern recognition Step 2: Preparation of an interims fitting After a successful evaluation with the Myo Cuff in step one, the 2. step is to create a Myo Plus interims prosthesis. This video demonstrates how to position and mount electrodes on the inner socket, how to wire the system and how to test […]

AmputeeOT: What I do while my leg is being worked on…

AmputeeOT: What I do while my leg is being worked on…

[Jerod:] Like a pretty ballerina. **giggles** you’re gonna have to have her sign like a liability waiver to be in here. [Jerod and Christina Laughing] [Jerod giggling] [Jerod] …and this is what amputees do to have fun

AmputeeOT: Liner Primer! All about liners for prosthetic legs

Hi guys! This is Christina, the Amputee OT. In this video, I’m going to be talking about liners for your prosthetic leg. I only have a few examples of the wide wide variety of liners that are available for people with lower extremity amputations who wear prosthetics. To be honest, there are a TON of […]