Prosthetics and Orthotics (P&O)

Rehabilitation, Aged and Community Care's Prosthetics and Orthotics service includes:

  • Assessment, and advisory services;
  • Manufacture, fitting and repair of artificial limbs or support devices.
  • Prosthetist / Orthotists are university qualified Allied Health professionals.
  • Prosthetics is the provision of clinical care and artifical limbs to amputees.
  • Orthotics is the provision of devices to support or align the body, to reduce pain and enhance mobility and function.
  • The Aged Care & Rehabilitation Service (ACRS) employs Prothetist / Orthotist and specialised technicians who assist in the manufacture, modification and repair of artificial limbs and support devices.

Eligibility

Any person can use this service.

Cost

Fees depend on the type of service provided.

Business Hours

8.30am - 5.00pm Monday to Friday

Phone: (02) 6207 0658

Prosthetic and Orthotic Service
ACT Health Village Creek Centre
37 Kingsmill Street
KAMBAH ACT 2606

Mail to:
Prosthetic & Orthotic Service
ACT Health Village Creek Centre
C/O PO Box 11
WODEN ACT 2606