Medical Services related to Lower Extremity Amputation
The Orthotics and Prosthetics Center at the University of Michigan is among the few University based facilities in the country that offer comprehensive orthotic and prosthetic services and has been awarded the maximum three-year accreditation by the American Board for Certification in Orthotics, Prosthetics & Pedorthics, Inc.
After a serious injury, illness or surgery, you may need help recovering your strength, relearning skills or finding new ways of doing the things you did before. This process is called rehabilitation.
At Michigan Medicine, our experts in rehabilitation medicine and therapies are nationally and regionally recognized as leaders in advancing the field of physical medicine and rehabilitation. Our interdisciplinary team will work to help you regain your strength and mobility; relearn how to perform daily activities; improve your ability to speak, understand, read or write; and manage your pain.
Whatever your individual situation requires, we have the expertise to help you get back to what you want to do.