Archive for September, 2016

Which Prosthetic Liner is Best for You?

Posted on: September 1st, 2016 by Premier Prosthetics Blogger

When it comes to prostheses, the better the socket, the greater your comfort. A well-fitted socket can make you feel like you can do anything. On the other hand, an ill-fitting one can impede your quality-of-life. And the foundation for a great fit lies within the flexible gel liner. Before gel liners emerged on the […]

When to Call Your Prosthetist

Posted on: September 1st, 2016 by Premier Prosthetics Blogger

We also know that sometimes you may not feel like you have the right answer or know what to do. If you have a question concerning your prosthesis, please don’t hesitate to call. Here are some of our most common questions: Why did I fall? Not only is a fall painful for you physically, if […]

Physical Therapy and Amputation: What You Can Expect

Posted on: September 1st, 2016 by Premier Prosthetics Blogger

Getting used to a life-altering event such as amputation is never easy. In addition to grieving the loss of your limb, you must also physically get used to using a prosthesis. Luckily, there are a number of health professionals along the way who can help you, including physical therapists. Here are a few things you […]

How to Return to the Kitchen after Amputation

Posted on: September 1st, 2016 by Premier Prosthetics Blogger

At Premier Prosthetics, we’re all about helping you return to the activities you love—and that includes cooking! Getting back into the kitchen may require some adjustment on your behalf, but you can get there. Here are few tips and tricks to help you return to the kitchen after an amputation It may take a while […]