Patient Spot Light – Christy Flesvig

On Father’s Day last June, Christy Flesvig was enjoying the sunshine with friends at Reef Point in Newport Coast. While she was in the water with her friend’s 10 year old, her foot planted in the sand and she was hit by a wave. Her body torqued...

Robert Poirier, Walking on Air

Robert Poirier was struck by a drunk driver while riding a motorcycle to work at Big Bear Lake in Southern California one evening in late summer 1964. Poirier, who was 17 at the time, remembers waking up on the side of the road knowing immediately his right leg had...

Don

(Bilateral AK/BK)

“The moment Don put on his new legs for the first time erased any doubt about what he would accomplish with them. His determination and enthusiasm are infectious to all the people he meets…”

Alexus

(AK)

“When I walk with my new leg, I feel like it is a part of me. Most people can’t even tell that I am an amputee!”

Lisa

(Bilateral BK)

“Thankfully, along with my supportive and loving family, the SCP staff is also patient and understanding…”