LocationMoncton, NB Date & TimeWednesday, April 10 – 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM ADT

Best Practices in Fitting Hip Disarticulation Amputees

Best Practices in Fitting Hip Disarticulation Amputees

Ottobock Canada invites you to our course designed for certified practitioners to help you achieve the best possible outcomes for your hip-disarticulation clients.

Join us for this course, where we will cover:

An overview of hip disarticulation
Casting Theory
Componentry options and winning combinations
Alignment principles
Case Studies
RSVP today! Space is limited!

Snacks & Refreshments will be provided.

About the Speaker: Gary Sjonnesen C.P. (c)
Gary is the Director of Professional and Clinical Services at Ottobock Canada. He holds an Honours Kinesiology degree from the University of Waterloo, and is a graduate from the Clinical Methods in Prosthetics and Orthotics program at George Brown College in Toronto. He practiced as a Clinical Prosthetist at West Park Hospital in Toronto for eight years, and then joined Chedoke McMaster Hospital in Hamilton where he served as Senior Prosthetist for ten years. Gary’s strengths as a clinician are matched by his dedication to the field, having served as President of the Canadian Association of Prosthetists and Orthotists, as well as President of the Ontario Association of Prosthetists and Orthotists.