Archive for July, 2017

5 Reasons Why Your Residual Limb Hurts

Posted on: July 21st, 2017 by Premier Prosthetics Blogger

It’s expected that anyone who undergoes an amputation will experience pain after the procedure. However, some people experience pain in their residual limb even after they have healed. Here are five reasons why this may be happening to you: Pre-existing condition Health conditions such as diabetes or poor circulation that led to your amputation can […]

3 Stages of Amputee Post-Op Healing

Posted on: July 7th, 2017 by Premier Prosthetics Blogger

Undergoing amputation can be a frightening and emotional ordeal. That’s why Premier Prosthetics would like to prepare you by taking you through the steps of what will happen during the healing phase. This time can be divided into three distinct stages, the first one occurring right after surgery and the third one right before you […]