San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Biomechanics of Lower Limb Prosthetic Alignment
Ottobock Canada is pleased to invite you to this one day Ottobock seminar based on best practices for lower limb prosthetic alignment.
Join us for this course, where we will cover the following topics for TT and TF:
- Biomechanical Basics and Clinical Approach
- Practical Procedure
- Clinical Examination
- Bench and Static Alignment and Dynamic Optimization
At the outcome, you will be equipped with the knowledge and understanding of biomechanical principles of prosthetic fittings at a suitably high level allowing improved clinical outcomes for your clients.
RSVP today! Space is limited!
Snacks & Refreshments will be provided.
About the Speaker: Gary Sjonnesen C.P. (c)
Gary is the Director of Professional and Clinical Services at Ottobock Canada. He holds an Honours Kinesiology degree from the University of Waterloo, and is a graduate from the Clinical Methods in Prosthetics and Orthotics program at George Brown College in Toronto. He practiced as a Clinical Prosthetist at West Park Hospital in Toronto for eight years, and then joined Chedoke McMaster Hospital in Hamilton where he served as Senior Prosthetist for ten years. Gary’s strengths as a clinician are matched by his dedication to the field, having served as President of the Canadian Association of Prosthetists and Orthotists, as well as President of the Ontario Association of Prosthetists and Orthotists.
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Ottobock uses innovative technology, superior service, and world-class education to help people with physical mobility challenges. Established in 1919 in Germany, Ottobock opened its doors in the U.S. in 1958 and in Canada in 1978. Currently in its third generation as a privately held company, Ottobock offers products and services to help people increase and retain their physical independence.