Certified Prosthetist and Founder
Before starting Southern California Prosthetics, Richard Myers followed two decades of accomplishment in the field of medical device management. As founder and former president of Freedom Innovations, Myers developed the company into a leading US high-technology provider of carbon-fiber prosthetic feet and micro-processor controlled knees. Previously, he was vice president of Global Operations for Ossur, an international leader in orthotics and prosthetics. Myers’ expertise spans operations, sales, marketing, product development, business development and acquisitions. In 2008, he earned his certificate in prosthetics from Cal State Dominguez Hills to focus on his passion for patient care. He has served on the boards of directors of the Amputee Coalition of American since 2004 and Providence Christian College, and, in 2006, founded Heritage Christian School.
Certified Prosthetist and Pedorthist
Barbara Smith is an ABC Certified Prosthetist and Pedorthist with over 13 years experience in prosthetics, orthotics, and pedorthics. She earned her certificate in prosthetics in 2007 at Cal State Dominguez Hills after receiving her BS in Kinesiology at Texas Christian University. Prior to joining the team at SCP, Barb worked for SCOPE in Mission Viejo. She has been married to Nathan for 8 years and has two sons, Nolan and Wyatt.
W. Stanley Patterson is a nationally recognized, ABC certified prosthetist, known for his revolutionary strides in prosthetics design. He has founded and managed several prosthetic patient care facilities since 1997. Chosen by the American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists to receive the 2007 Clinical Commitment Award at the 33rd Annual Meeting in San Francisco.