Prosthetic Maintenance


Complete Guide: Tips for Prosthetic Socket Care

What are a few tips for keeping prosthetic sockets in good condition?  Caring for a prosthetic socket is essential for maintaining comfort, hygiene, and the overall longevity of a prosthetic device. Proper care ensures that the prosthetic socket remains in good condition, preventing any potential issues with the residual limb. In this guide, we will […]

Which Prosthetic Material is Best for Your Patients?

What do Our Technicians Recommend for Your Prosthetic Device? Choosing the right prosthetic material is crucial for comfort, functionality, and overall satisfaction. Whether your patients need a prosthetic for the first time or are considering a change, understanding the materials available can make a significant difference. This guide will walk you through the different materials […]

What is the Purpose of a Prosthetic Socket?

Primary Functions of a Prosthetic Socket A prosthetic socket serves as the foundational component of any prosthetic limb, acting as the critical connection point between the prosthetic device and the user’s body. Its role is essential in providing both comfort and functionality for the wearer. At Grace Prosthetic Fabrication, we understand the importance of a […]

Navigating Children’s Prosthetics and Growth

Understanding the facts about pediatric prosthetic sockets. When it comes to children who need prosthetics, parents and caregivers face unique challenges, particularly due to the rapid pace at which children grow. The need for frequent adjustments and replacements can make managing a child’s prosthetic care seem daunting. Grace Prosthetic Fabrication specializes in addressing these challenges, […]

What to Do if a Prosthetic Socket Breaks

What should a patient do if their prosthetic socket breaks? A prosthetic socket is the most critical component of a prosthetic limb, as it connects the prosthesis to the user’s residual limb, ensuring comfort and functionality. When a prosthetic socket breaks, it can not only cause discomfort but also disrupt daily activities and mobility. Here’s […]

How to Care for Your Prosthetic

How patients should care for their prosthetic devices. Proper care and maintenance of your prosthetic are crucial to extending its lifespan and ensuring it functions effectively. Given the crucial role of the prosthetic socket in overall comfort and mobility, it’s important to focus on how to care for your prosthetic, especially the socket component. Here’s […]