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March 6, 2019

Enabling Upper Extremity Amputees

The prostheses pictured above seamlessly integrate carbon-graphite, hand-sculpted silicone, a multi-articulating finger system, and a BOA® tensioning mechanism, all working together to provide effective and unrestricted wrist movement while maintaining a comfortable and confident fit. This is only one of many innovations that A Step Ahead makes available to our upper-extremity patients. We chose to share this example to show

Giving children the confidence to become successful adults.

Designing a prosthesis for a patient who's constantly growing is a serious business. However, making it look the way kids want is always fun and rewarding. Over the years, we've met and helped thousands of future successes. We nurture and enable tomorrow's Olympic champions and weekend warriors, lawyers and doctors, scientists and teachers, and

Osseointegration and A Step Ahead Prosthetics

Osseointegrated prosthetics are here to stay and now, more than ever, amputees are benefiting from this remarkable procedure. Nearly anyone with a prosthesis can be a candidate for osseointegration, as it is currently offered for above and below knee amputees and above and below elbow amputees. In addition, osseointegration can be used to affix maxillofacial

January 31, 2019

Team A Step Ahead’s Dan Kosick – 12 Sports Athlete of the Week

BINGHAMTON (WBNG) – Dan Kosick is a two time Olympian, tough mudder competitor, all-around athlete and was diagnosed with a cancerous tumor at age 15, which led to the amputation of his leg above the knee. “He’s tremendously driven, he fearless,” said fellow competitor and founder of Newbsanity Jarrett Newby. “In a way it was sort of

September 10, 2018

Hurricane Preparation for Amputees

As an amputee, having an emergency strategy that meets your specific medical needs prior to a natural disaster is crucial for several reasons. Above all, it will allow you to be more self-sufficient, especially if you temporarily lose touch with friends or relatives. Being prepared will also ensure your prosthetic equipment is ready and

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If you have a specific question about your current prosthetic device, even if it wasn't made by us, you should feel free to get in touch. We might be able to guide you towards finding the answers you've been looking for. If you're not a patient yet, email would be the best way to go.

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