Orthotics

Compression boot or soft cast footwear

Orthotics are orthopedic devices which are designed to treat, adjust, alleviate, or support various bio-mechanical issues, disorders or injuries. Some are simple off the counter commercially made devices while most are created and customized to meet the needs of a particular individual with his/her issues or injury.

In a busy orthopedic practice orthotic appliances help the physician to better treat and care for his patients without the use of a cast.

At the medical center of Dr. Rose this support role is handled by Al Rose who is an Orthopaedic Physician Assistant as well as an Orthotist. His experience:

  • 15 years with Throgs Neck Multi-Care: 1995 – present
  • Lincoln Hospital, Department of Orthopedic Surgery 1992-present
  • Westchester County Medical Center: 1989 – 1992
  • BOC and ABC certified

 

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