Peter Buffington, CPO/LPO
Peter says, " Check out the Sunrise Ascent Team and learn more about 'Team Court.' "

Courtney is a patient of ours that we fit with carbon fiber Ankle Foot Orthoses. Courtney is a great example of how disabilities do not have to limit what you can achieve! Please support Courtney if you are inspired by her story.
Meet Fred Win

Fred Win was born with a congenital limb deficiency called Proximal Femoral Focal Deficiency. (PFFD). He lived in Burma as a child and came to the US at the age of 23.

Fred is now a married father of 2, soon to be 3, and is a successful attorney. He is also an accomplished equestrian and with the new running prosthesis Achilles P&O built for him, he is reaching new heights.

Learn more about PFFD
Fred Win Rides to Win
Freddie & Trucker - Para Reining
Freddie & Trucker - Para Reining

Documentation Corner

Medicare and the private insurers will only provide coverage for a prosthesis or brace if the doctors clinical notes corroborate the medical necessity for the item. The notes and the prescription must come from the same provider.

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July 19, 2016
Prosthetics for Therapists™
St. Josephs at Paterson

August 5, 2016
Prosthetics for Therapists™
Barnert Subacute

August 11, 2016
Prosthetics for Therapists™
Atrium at Wayne

September 8-11, 2016
Boston, MA

November 8-11, 2016
Atlantic City, NJ
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
Here's what some of our attendees had to say...
Lower Extremity Prosthetics Functional Level Prediction and Outcome Measurement
Instructor Peter Buffington, CPO, LPO
"Excellent Presentation!"
Transtibial Prosthetics
Instructor Peter Buffington, CPO, LPO
"Contained both experience and research."  02/11/2016
Prosthetic Overview
Instructor Peter Buffington, CPO, LPO
"Excellent class."

Prosthetic Overview
Instructor Peter Buffington, CPO, LPO
"Thank you - can't wait for the next one!" 01/07/2016
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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