Orthotics and Prosthetics

Arkansas Children's offers orthotic and prosthetic (O&P) services to patients in order provide specialized equipment they need to help achieve their own level of success. Skilled orthotists and prosthetists treat patients with neuromuscular and musculoskeletal disorders of the upper limbs, lower limbs, spine, torso, and head. Our Orthotics Prosthetics department works with both inpatients and outpatients to aid the proper alignment of bones and joints, assist weak and dysfunctioning muscles, and replace missing limbs to restore mobility resulting from congenital deformity, illness or injury. 

 

Programs & Services addressed by O&P include:

  • Custom arch supports
  • Ankle foot orthosis
  • Supramalleolar orthosis
  • Knee orthosis
  • Hip orthosis
  • Knee ankle foot orthosis
  • Hip knee ankle foot orthosis
  • Thoracolumbosacral orthosis
  • Lumbosacral orthosis
  • Wrist hand orthosis
  • Wrist  hand finger orthosis
  • Shoulder orthosis
  • Elbow orthosis
  • Cranial Remolding Helmet

Orthotics and Prosthetics is a referral-based service, which includes a client-centered evaluation to determine the individual's needs.