1st Time Running in a BK Vacuum Socket Technology Prosthesis!
First Day Walking with the
Otto Bock Genium Bionic Prosthetic System!
Take a look at Kenny's first day walking in his new Genium Prosthetic Knee.
Hayden's First Day Using His Below the Elbow Myo-electric Prosthesis
Hayden, age 10, demonstrates how quickly he is able to use his below the elbow myo-electric prosthesis. The socket was custom designed by Prosthetics in Motion. The myo-electric hand is a DMC+ from Otto Bock.
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Prosthetics in Motion has been contracted with the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to provide prosthetic services.
We are proud to help the men and women who have served our country!
Prosthetics in Motion is happy to announce we are now contracted with TRICARE.
TRICARE is the health care program serving Uniformed Service members, retirees and their families worldwide.
As a service to our patients, we are pleased to offer the CareCredit card, North America's leading patient payment program. CareCredit lets you begin your treatment immediately—then pay for it over time with low monthly payments that are easy to fit into your monthly budget.
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Prosthetics in Motion, New York City, is dedicated to providing above knee and below knee amputees with the best in prosthetic legs, prosthetic arms, finger prosthesis, leg prosthetics, prosthetic feet and prosthetic hands in Manhattan, New York City. Our staff specializes in Otto Bock X3, Otto Bock Genium Prosthetic Knee, C-legs, i-Limb, flex foot, custom prosthetic silicone skins, and custom prosthetic arms and prosthetic legs! Come visit our New York City Prosthetic Facilily to see the best that Manhattan has to offer in Prosthetics!
Chris Kort, CPO is the president of Prosthetics in Motion, New York City. Chris entered the field of prosthetics to make a difference and to help people improve the quality of their lives. He is a perceptive, compassionate, talented prosthetist, with 18 years experience and is considered an expert in the field.
Chris has helped amputees in a vast array of areas such lower limb prostheses including; below the knee prostheses, above the knee prostheses, knee disarticulation, symes, partial foot, hip disarticulation, bi-laterals, van ness rotationplasty, proximal femoral focal deficiency and upper limb prostheses including - body powered and myoelectric. We also specialize in pediatric, sports & specialty prostheses as well as cosmetic prostheses. Chris offers the highest standard of care through his attention to detail, ability to listen and hear your concerns, skills acquired through his many years of experience, and solid educational background.
Amputees seeking prosthetic treatment at our New York City location are assured of receiving the finest quality of prosthetic care, because of our genuine concern for your well-being.
Prosthetics in Motion provides custom life-like silicone skins for prosthetic legs, arms, feet and fingers. These prosthetic silicone skins are functional, detailed and natural in appearance.
NO LIMITS FOR SAL!
A 13 year old Bilateral Knee Disarticulation Amputee, who couldn’t be happier Running Like the Wind!! Prosthetics in Motion Designed his Custom Running Prosthetic Legs.
Never give up HOPE....Anything is POSSIBLE....Prosthetics in Motion is here to support you in REACHING YOUR HIGHEST GOALS!
James’ custom designed wake boarding prosthesis utilizes a Moto Knee and Versa Foot from Biodapt.
CUSTOM DESIGNED VACUUM RUNNING PROSTHESIS
WALKING IN A GENIUM BIONIC PROSTHETIC KNEE IN NEW YORK CITY!
After only 8 months as an above the knee amputee, Dre is able to easily maneuver throughout the streets of Manhattan in his Genium Bionic Prosthetic Knee.
JAMES' 1ST TIME RUNNING ONLY 6 MONTHS AFTER HIS AMPUTATION!
Congratulations to James for fearlessly running on the streets of Manhattan in his specialized above the knee running prosthesis.
ABOVE THE KNEE (Knee Disarticulation) AMPUTEE
How does the double-walled vacuum system works? Watch this video and learn how! Pete is wearing an Otto Bock Genium Bionic Prosthetic Knee.
Tomek Completes the NYC Half Marathon
Congratulations to Tomek, an Above Knee Amputee, on achieving his
personal best time of 2 hours and 12 minutes.
Prosthetics in Motion is Proud to be the first private prosthetic facility in New York City to fit the Otto Bock Genium Bionic Prosthetic Knee System!
The Genium Bionic Prosthetic System is a new technology platform that is the closest to natural function currently available. This microprocessor controlled knee can anticipate your movements and adapt instantaneously in order to function as close to a natural leg as possible. Changing direction, shifting speeds, ascending stairs, walking backwards – the user can more easily and more intuitively move through the activites of daily life.
Practical design features, like 5-day battery life, an additional mode, water resistance, weight limit of 330 lbs. and additional functionality, such as the ability to smoothly step over obstacles makes this the most advanced prosthetic knee on the market.
The Genium builds on Otto Bock's learnings from more than 14 years as the leader in microprocessor knees, starting with the launch of the C-Leg® in Germany in 1997. However, this is not a new C-Leg®. The internal workings of the Genium utilize a different approach, making Genium a completely new advanced technology platform for prosthetic knees.
NEW CUSTOM DESIGNED RAMP & STAIRS
Prosthetics in Motion installed a custom designed ramp and stairs in our mid-town Manhattan facility. This will enable patients to learn how to utilize their state of the art prostheses to the best of their ability. Decending ramps, declines and stairs with micro-processor knees and ankles provides safety and stability. The new ramp enables our patients to be educated on the proper techniques to tackle this usually daunting task. With the new prostheses and education under their belts, our patients leave feeling confident for the outside world!
ABC ACCREDITED FACILITY
The American Board for Certification in Orthotics, Prosthetics & Pedorthics (ABC) recently awarded Prosthetics in Motion, Inc as an ABC Accredited Facility. ABC sets high standards for organizations so when a facility is accredited by ABC, it is considered the mark of exceptional quality. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid service has validated ABC’s accreditation program and has established ABC’s accreditation as an approved prerequisite for suppliers of prosthetics, orthotics and pedorthics. This is another example that Prosthetics In Motion, Inc Manhattan, is committed to the highest quality prosthetic care for our patients!
WHERE ARE WE LOCATED?
Prosthetics in Motion, is conveniently located in New York City - Mid-Town Manhattan. Minutes from the Mid-Town Tunnel, Penn Station and steps away from the Empire State Building.
12 East 33rd St, 9th Floor
New York, New York 10016
Phone (212) 951-7352 Fax (212) 951-7354
Prosthetics in Motion - 12 East 33rd St, New York, NY 10016
Manhattan – New York City - USA ©Copyright 2013 Prosthetics in Motion
prosthetics, prosthetic feet and prosthetic hands in Manhattan, New York City. Our staff specializes in the Otto Bock X3, Otto Bock Genium Prosthetic Knee, Michelangelo Hand, C-legs, i-Limb, flex foot, custom prosthetic silicone skins and custom prosthetic arms and prosthetic legs! Come visit our New York City Prosthetic Facility to see the best that Manhattan has to offer in Prosthetics!