A young Prosthetic and Orthotic expert by name Yirlieb Simon has left people marveled with his skills and recreation and transforming leather into some body parts for the benefit of disabled people.
He has since developed artificial legs in the Wa Municipality with the use of leader and other supporting hardware.
“Through Knee Prosthesis cosmetically finished with leather to meet client desire.
“Advanced Prosthetic and Orthotic Center – APOC. Your number one and authentic artificial limb fitting center in the Upper West Region….”
His works have attracted attention of some Residents in Wa who have since left several comments after sharing posts on his social media page.
About Prosthetic and Orthotic
Orthotics is a medical specialty that focuses on the design and application of orthoses. An orthosis is “an externally applied device used to influence the structural and functional characteristics of the neuromuscular and skeletal system.
Difference between Prosthetic and Orthotic
The major difference between orthotics and prosthetics is that while an orthotic device is used to enhance a person’s limb, a prosthetic device is used to replace a limb entirely.
Some Images of his Works