David Hansford is a certified Prosthetist Orthotist, CPO and FAAOP. He is certified by the American Board for Certification in Prosthetics and Orthotics and Fellow of the American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists. He has forty-three years of experience in this field, receiving training from New York University and Northwestern University.
He has qualifications in the following upper extremity prosthetic specialties: Myoelectric; Utah (above and below elbow), Otto Bock, Hosmer, Boston, and Steeper systems. He is also qualified in the following lower extremity prosthetic specialties: Above knee; narrow ML/ischial containment, and flexible socket designs. Below knee; OWW, USMC, Fillauer, Becker, Iceross, TEC, Otto Bock, and Ossur systems. Additional certified specialties are microprocessor knees including the Otto Bock C-Leg, Ossur Rheo, and the Endolite Adaptic. Microprocessor controlled feet including the Ossur Proprio. David also has the following orthotic specialties: Spinal; Charleston Bending Brace, Boston, and Atlanta International Systems. Lower extremity; Otto Bock, USMC, Fillauer, Hosmer, and Becker Systems. Upper extremity; Rancho and Jaeco Systems.
Chet Burdette is also certified by the American Board for Certification in Prosthetics and Orthotics. He has an Undergraduate Degree in Human Services from Metropolitan State University in St. Paul, Minnesota. He has obtained the following degrees from Century College in White Bear Lake, Minnesota; Prosthetic Technician-1991, Orthotic Technician-1994, Prosthetic Practitioner-1997, and Orthotic Practitioner-1999. Chet has also obtained certificates in the following specialties; MyoBock, Hosmer, TEC, OWW, and College Park. Chet is skilled in fitting total surface bearing and ischial containment sockets as well as traditional designs.
Lisa Cheaney is our office manager and is responsible for all accounts receivable and payable, along with scheduling all appointments. She has over twenty years of experience with billing for prosthetics and orthotics and has her business degree from West Virginia Junior College. She is also an ABC Certified Orthotic Fitter and Certified Mastectomy Fitter.
Chris Cheaney is a Technician working in the prosthetics and orthotics lab. He has sixteen years of experience in this field and has completed a course in measurement and fitting of knee braces and lumbar sacral corsets from TruForm Orthopedic Systems. He also has extensive background on the job training in fabrication of foot orthotics.