Air Travel for Lymphedema Patients.
March 28th 2015
ABILITY Prosthetics and Orthotics would like to share this valuable information on air travel for our Lymphedema patients.
Position Statement of the National Lymphedema Network
Air travel presents several considerations for individuals with lymphedema and for those at risk for lymphedema. It is the position of the National Lymphedema Network…
What Our Patients Say
March 20th 2015
Here at ABILITY Prosthetics and Orthotics of Nevada your comments and refferals are our greatest compliment. We thought we should share a recent comment from one of our satisfied mastectomy patients.
Thank you so, so much for all of your help. Because of you my self-esteem is better and…
Care Instructions for Your Compression Garments
March 12th 2015
Thank you for choosing ABILITY Prosthetics and Othrotics for your compression garments. We utilize only the top manufactures of these garments. Most compression garments are made with high quality Lycra.
Care and Maintenance
To maintain your compression garments, the Manufacturers recommend hand or machine wash warm daily to maximize therapeutic…
March 2nd 2015
Ewing's Sarcoma Survivor
Olga was 28 when she was diagnosed with Ewing's sarcoma at the tibia. Her treatments included chemotherapy, two surgeries and an amputation.
I am from Russia and grew up in a big city, Moscow, with a population of 12 million people. I have been pretty healthy all…
ABILITY Prosthetics and Orthotics Has a New Mastectomy Fitter in Training
February 13th 2015
ABILITY Prosthetics and Orthotics’ own Christina Long, MA has finished her degree at CCNN for Medical Assisting. Christina is now in the final steps to getting her ABC Mastectomy Fitter Certification along with additional Mastectomy fitting classes.
“I’m really excited to put my new degree to work, learning under Julie…
ABILITY Prosthetics and Orthotics is Happy to Announce its NEW Prosthetic Gait Room!
February 4th 2015
ABILITY Prosthetics and Orthotics has expanded their practice! They have taken over the entire building to give their patients and staff more room for better quality of care. Most recently ABILITY Prosthetics and Orthotics has completed their new prosthetic gait room. This room is three times the size of their…
ABILITY is Proud to Announce its Newly Expanded Prosthetic Lab and Orthotics Lab!
February 4th 2015
ABILITY Prosthetics and Orthotics has taken over the rest of building to separate out their specialties. This added space gives ABILITY Prosthetics and Orthotics the much needed space for separate Orthotic and Prosthetic labs. This expansion gives their technicians more room to work and the space to grow with new…
ABILITY Prosthetics and Orthotics Goes Above and Beyond with Insurance Challenges
January 23rd 2015
ABILITY Prosthetics and Orthotics works with the daily challenges of Medicare and all the detailed guidelines Medicare demands of the Prosthetics and Orthotics field. Their staff goes above and beyond in trying to educate both the doctors and patients on what Medicare requires for services to be covered. ABILITY Prosthetics…
ABILITY Prosthetics and Orthotics Keeps Up with the Latest Technology
January 16th 2015
ABILITY Prosthetics and Orthotics keeps up with the latest advancements in the prosthetic field and continues to offer their patients the highest standards of products available.
Most recently ABILITY was happy to provide a newly designed Prosthetic Snow Boarding Foot and Knee for one of their patients.
ABILITY Encourages Education to All of Their Patients in Prosthetic & Orthotic Care.
January 11th 2015
Educating is a key role in a patients treatment plan in helping them understand the process and getting their questions answered. Here is a great article discussing the relationship of low back pain with amputees. The article provides helpful insight on how to help remedy this side affect in amputees.…