en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orthotics

Orthotics is a medical specialty that focuses on the design and application of orthoses. An orthosis (plural: orthoses) is "an externally applied device used to modify the structural and functional characteristics of the neuromuscular and skeletal system". An orthotist is the primary medical clinician responsible for the prescription, ...

www.abcop.org/individual-certification/Pages/orthotistandprosthetist.aspx

... Orthotic Fitter · Mastectomy Fitter · Therapeutic Shoe Fitter · Home > Individual Certification > Orthotist & Prosthetist. Page Image. Orthotist & Prosthetist ...

explorehealthcareers.org/career/orthotics-prosthetics/orthotist-and-prosthetist

Orthotist and Prosthetist. Average Salary $33k - 95k. Years Higher Education 4 - 6. Job Outlook Excellent. People lose limbs or suffer orthopedic impairment for ...

www.bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/orthotists-and-prosthetists.htm

Apr 12, 2019 ... Orthotists and prosthetists design and fabricate medical supportive devices and measure and fit patients for them. These devices include ...

www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/treatment-tests-and-therapies/orthotist-and-prosthetist

An orthotist makes and fits braces and splints for patients who need added support for body parts that have been weakened by injury or disease. A prosthetist ...

www.opcareers.org/professionals/practitioners

Certified orthotists and prosthetists also known as "practitioners," are similar in many ways to other healthcare providers: They see patients in an exam room, ...

www.scheckandsiress.com/about/what-orthotists-prosthetits-pedorthists-do

Scheck & Siress is a team of Orthotists, Prosthetists and Pedorthists. Find out more about what these doctors do or call to learn more.

www.vhwda.org/healthcare-careers/therapy/orthotist-prosthetist

What does an Orthotist or Prosthetist do? Orthotists and prosthetists help patients who need custom-made artificial limbs or orthopedic braces. Orthotists design ...

www.caahep.org/Students/Program-Info/Orthotist-Prosthetist.aspx

Orthotist/Prosthetist. Occupational Description. Orthotics and prosthetics are applied physical disciplines that address neuromuscular and structural skeletal ...