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Mercyhealth’s orthotists and prosthetists specialize in helping patients with spine and limb conditions live life to the fullest. They have comprehensive education and experience, and are all certified in their specialties. They are dedicated to working closely with you and doctor to offer you the best care possible.
Our orthotists make and fit braces and splints (orthoses) for patients who need added support for body parts that have been weakened by injury, disease, or disorders of the nerves, muscles, or bones. They can modify purchased braces or create custom-designed braces fit perfectly to you.
Orthotic services include evaluation, fabrication and custom fitting of orthopedic braces for:
- Fracture management
- Gait abnormalities
- Low back pain
- Lower limb problems in children
- Spinal deformities
- And more
Our prosthetists make and fit artificial limbs (prostheses) for patients with disabilities. This includes artificial legs and arms for patients who have had amputations due to conditions such as cancer, diabetes, or injury.
Prosthetic services include evaluation, fabrication and custom fitting of prosthetic devices for:
- Upper limb prosthetics
- Below-knee prosthetics
- Above-knee prosthetics
- Microprocessor prosthetic knees
- Vacuum system prosthetics
- And more
Mercyhealth Orthotics and Prosthetics Centers
Outpatient services are provided in Janesville and Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, and Woodstock, Illinois. See the Locations menu. We also provide inpatient hospital and rehabilitation care.