Limb Loss/Amputation Prosthetics & Orthotics

Preferred-Orthotics-and-Prosthetic-Services-13Degenerative chronic illness or sudden trauma can result in the loss of limbs (amputation) for some patients.

Limb loss through surgical removal or trauma is a major medical event in a patient's life which will require extensive rehabilitation.

Learning to live after limb loss requires support for both the patient and their families. Preferred O & P Services is an essential part of the rehabilitation team for limb loss patients in Western Washington.

Orthotic and prosthetic treatment for patients learning to live and function after limb loss is essential. Orthotic and prosthetic treatments can help patients regain functionality and independence after suffering limb loss.

Amputation & Limb Loss Mobility Treatment in Tacoma & Federal Way

Preferred-Orthotics-and-Prosthetic-Services-14Improvements in the technologies associated with mechanical limbs opened up new areas of mobility and functionality for limb loss patients.

Preferred O & P Services fits amputee patients with orthotic and prosthetic devices to assist or replace a lost limb.

Preferred O & P Services works with our limb loss or amputee patients to address sensitive skin needs while wearing a prosthesis.

Discomfort from higher skin temperature of the limb inside the prosthesis can be addressed with temperature controlled liners. Adjustments for patient comfort will occur throughout the lifecycle of the prosthesis.

Limb loss or amputee patients need to be aware of injury prevention while adjusting to new prosthesis.

Ill-fitting prosthetic devices can lead to skin irritation and discomfort.

Preferred O & P Services expertly fits orthotic and prosthetic devices for limb loss patients.

Preferred O & P Services adjusts the fit of the prosthesis to increase patient comfort while wearing the device.