As a parent, you want the best for your child, including positive growth and development. Whether your child has limb differences, brachycephaly, or deformational plagiocephaly, is an amputee, or has any other physical impairment or disability, there’s no doubt that he or she has experienced unique challenges. Considerable physical and mental modifications may be necessary to play, go to school, or even just walk. A lack of self-confidence can also be problematic.
Whether congenital or the result of an injury, a disease, or surgery, if your son or daughter has an impairment, a prosthetic device can enable him or her to participate in the same activities as “typically” developing peers, such as walking, running, jumping, reaching, and eating. The following are some of the most notable benefits that custom pediatric prosthetics can provide:
At Procare Prosthetics, we offer prostheses for all ages and stages of life. We are honored to offer the support that youngsters need to meet their full potential and achieve their dreams.
While every child’s journey is unique, the following is a basic overview of what you and your child can expect during his or her pediatric prosthetic journey with Procare Orthopedics:
At Procare Orthopedics, we understand that fitting children with prosthetics are much different than fitting adults. We also understand that pediatric prosthetics present their own unique challenges, as well as opportunities. Our practitioners in Miami Dade County have ample knowledge and experience working with the pediatric population, including infants, toddlers, children, and young adults. We also have knowledge and experience treating a wide variety of conditions, including congenital, surgical, injury-, and disease-related impairments and disabilities.
The team at Procare Orthopedics fully understands the multitude of factors that need to be considered and decisions that need to be made when fitting and creating pediatric prosthetics. We take a caring and compassionate approach, and we use the most advanced techniques, proven strategies, and high-end materials to provide children with durable and comfortable assistive devices. Our goal is to ensure that children meet their full potential and have happy, rewarding, and fulfilling childhoods. We are committed to meeting the needs of our patients and their families, and we would be honored to become your partner in the pediatric prosthetics journey.