Orthotics and Prosthetics
Campbell County Health Rehabilitation Services offers orthotics and prosthetics
in Gillette, Wyoming.
Orthotics and prosthetics help patients with deformities, loss or decrease
of functioning body parts, and when external body parts are lost due to
amputation. It refers to equipment and devices such as artificial limbs
and braces, that or are used to control, guide, limit or immobilize a
body segment for a particular reason.
Many types of orthotics and prothestic devices are available, such as:
- arch supports
- compression garments
- diabetic footwear
- lifts for foot drop (orthopedic heel lift)
- post-op shoes and boots
- scoliosis orthoses and many others.
One of the few rehabilitation facilities in Wyoming able to offer orthotics
and prosthetics services on site, CCH has two certified practitioners
and one resident on staff. These practitioners provide care for patients
of all ages, from infants to geriatrics, treating orthotic and prosthetic
conditions from the toe to the head.
A physician referral is recommended for orthotic and prosthetic services.