Archive for May, 2015

Growing Up After a Limb Loss

Posted on: May 15th, 2015 by Premier Prosthetics Blogger

  Growing up with an amputation can be difficult. Children and teens often feel limited by their limb loss and only notice the ways they are different from those around them. But Premier Prosthetics has gathered some advice for kids growing up as an individual with limb loss from kids and teens who have been […]

Tips to Improve Your Outcome as a Prosthetic User: Part 2

Posted on: May 15th, 2015 by Premier Prosthetics Blogger

  In our last blog post, we talked about some things you can do to help ensure a successful outcome with your prosthetic device. Today, we want to talk about some more tips that will help you stay happy, healthy and active. See your prosthetist every three months. Even if everything seems to be working […]

Tips to Improve Your Outcome as a Prosthetic User: Part 1

Posted on: May 15th, 2015 by Premier Prosthetics Blogger

  Even people who have been using a prosthetic device for many years can start to experience problems down the road. The best way to prevent minor problems from turning into something more serious is through communication and regular maintenance. As experts in prosthetic devices, Premier Prosthetics has some tips to help you improve your […]

The Evolution of Modern Prosthetic Devices

Posted on: May 15th, 2015 by Premier Prosthetics Blogger

  The progress made from the first prosthetic devices in ancient Egypt to the computerized devices we use today has not been an easy or a fast one. The long road to the dawn of technology we use at Premier Prosthetics today began around 1500 B.C. There have been many enhancements from the first “peg […]