Prosthetic Devices

Prosthetics of varying degrees of sophistication help amputees stay as mobile, functional, and independent as possible. Also learn about cosmetic products such as breast forms and passive hand prostheses.

Prosthetics include:

  • Electronic models, including elbows
  • Mechanical reaching, grasping, and carrying devices
  • Special models for use in water


Looking for a provider of prosthetic devices in your area?


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Understand what warranties exist when purchasing a prosthetic device - they do break down over time.