This year in the United States, more than 150,000 people
will experience the loss of a limb. Some will be
infants born without a limb. Some will be in
accidents where a limb will be traumatically and
permanently injured. Most will suffer from
diabetes, vascular disease, or cancer to name a few that
will result in an amputation.
Patients come in all ages, sizes, and levels of
amputation. The goal at Advanced Prosthetic
Systems is to restore life for their patients.
Sometimes patients are categorized a “difficult-to-fit”.
This group may include hemi-pelvectomy, hip
disarticulation and shoulder disarticulation patients,
as well as those with high-level above the knee or above
elbow amputations. Other unique situations may
place a person in the difficult-to-fit category.
Working with patients who face these extra challenges is
one of the things Advanced does best. If you are faced
with a challenging fit, Advanced Prosthetic Systems
wants to face it with you.
Advanced Prosthetic Systems believes you can have a