Resource Center (links, videos, photos)

We encourage all patients to utilize the following resources for additional background and information:

Videos

 

Books

* “Coping With Limb Loss”
by Ellen Winchell
(available at LifeCenter.org)
* “A Victory for Humanity”
by Dick Traum
(available at Amazon.com)

Web Links

www.disaboom.com

Disaboom.com was founded to create the first comprehensive, evolving source of information, insight, and personal engagement for the disability community.
www.universalsports.com
Universal Sports is the joint venture of NBC’s sports and WCSN – a leading online destination for Olympic sports including the Paralympics.
www.amputee-coalition.org & In Motion Magazine
The Amputee Coalition of America (ACA) is a national, non-profit amputee consumer educational organization representing people who have experienced amputation or are born with limb differences.
www.amputee-online.com
A concise and up to date resource for all things amputee related.
www.dsusa.org & Challenge Magazine
Disabled Sports USA – a national nonprofit organization established in 1967 by disabled Vietnam veterans to serve the war injured. DS/USA now offers nationwide sports rehabilitation programs to anyone with a permanent disability.
www.opfund.org
Their primary mission is enabling individuals served by the orthotic and prosthetic community to enjoy the rewards of personal achievement, physical fitness and social interaction.
www.activelivingmagazine.com
Active Living Magazine features adapted activities, products and places for healthy living for people with disabilities.
www.orthomerica.com
Prefabricated, semi-custom and custom orthopedic braces for trauma and disease repair.
www.nagagolf.org & Amputee Golfer Magazine
The Amputee Golfer Magazine, the voice of the National Amputee Golf Association (NAGA), features a wide variety of articles of interest to amputee golfers of all ages and ability levels
www.oandp.org & Journal of Prosthetics and Orthotics
The American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists is dedicated to promoting professionalism and advancing the standards of patient care through education, literature, research, advocacy and collaboration.
http://www.disabled-world.com
From persons who are newly disabled to those born with a disability; Disabled World provides a free Disability Community, resources, information, and assistance. Read recent news and laws relating to disability issues worldwide or browse the Editorial Views and opinions in regards to health, health care, and disability news topics.

Contact Information

Southern California Prosthetics
9272 Jeronimo Road, Suite 106
Irvine, California 92618
Phone: 949.892.5338
Email: info@scprosthetics.com

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