Peter Buffington, CPO/LPO
Peter says, " Microprocessor controlled prosthetic knees are 'game changers'."

Microprocessor controlled prosthetic knees have been one of the most significant advancements for amputees in the past several decades. Simply put, they allow the amputee to walk, and not have to think about walking.

How the C-Leg Works

Genium X3 from Ottobock

Genium with Cosmetic Cover

Documentation Corner

The prescribing physician must indicate a K level for the amputee patient.

They also have to include information that justifies the chosen K level within the clinical notes.

Documentation questions? Ask us.

This video is a great reminder that everyone is capable of achieving great things and sometimes we just need that one person to believe we can do it and give us that extra push! 

March 1-4, 2017
Chicago, IL

September 6-9, 2017
Las Vegas, NV

Prosthetics & Orthotics for Therapists ™
Continuing Education Series

The purpose of our Prosthetics and Orthotics for Therapists™ continuing education course series is to provide continuing education credits for therapists in New Jersey by presenting courses on various aspects of upper and lower extremity prosthetics. Cost Effective. There is no cost. You can't get more cost effective than that!
Need to schedule your next course? Call the office at 201-785-9944  
Prosthetic Series  
1. Prosthetic Overview  
2. Transtibial Prosthetics  
3. Transfemoral Prosthetics
4. Lower Extremity Prosthetic Functional Level Prediction & Outcomes Measurement
5. Upper Extremity Prosthetics
6. Lower Extremity Prosthetic Gait Training
7. Lower Extremity Prosthetic Gait Deviations
8. Partial Foot / Symes / Knee Disarticulation / Hip Disarticulation
9. Microprocessor Controlled Knees
10. Prosthetics & Dermatology
11. Upper Limb Prosthetic Outcomes
Orthotic Series
1. Lower Extremity Orthotics Overview: Part One
2. Lower Extremity Orthotics Overview: Part Two
3. Upper Extremity Orthotics Overview
4. Spinal Orthotics Overview
5. Orthotic Clinical Decision Making: Ankle Foot Orthoses
6. Pediatric Orthoses
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