POA is Sponsoring a “OPAF First Volley” Tennis Clinic on March 18, 2011

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POA is sponsoring an adaptive tennis clinic on Friday, March 18, 2011 at the Caribe Royal Resort Tennis Courts.  Come try adaptive tennis skills and drills.   Clinic is open to anyone with a physical challenge.  Click on this link to download a. First Volley Registration Form»

We are also trying to schedule a “First Swing” Golf Clinic…details to follow.

POA patient Scout Bassett was honored at the 2011 Endurance LIVE Awards Gala

Scout was honored as the “Challenged Athlete of the Year” at the 2011 Endurance LIVE Gala held in San Diego, California on January 21st. We are so proud of her! Congratulations, Scout!!! read more »

Video clip of Haitian BK Amputee walking

This man was one of the patients Mike Littles fit with a new prosthetic leg during his mission trip earlier this month. His previous prosthesis no longer fit and was causing him pain. After Mike fabricated his new leg, he walked remarkably well – comfortable and pain free! Click on this link to view the video

“Embarking on a Lifelong Journey,” article by POA prosthetic resident Ronnie Dickson, published by “O&P Edge” magazine, January 2011

Ronnie Dickson, an above knee amputee, is doing his prosthetic residency at POA. He recently wrote an article about his prosthetic journey for O&P’s “The Edge” which was published this month. Click on the following link to view the O&P Edge article

Prosthetic & Orthotic Associates patient, double amputee veteran Mike Fradera, is participating in the Walt Disney World Half Marathon Today

Go, Mike!! Click on the following link to view the Orlando Sentinel article

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Injured warriors face a different fight today

Disabled Veterans Inspired by Athletics