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When Should a Prosthesis Be Re-Fitted?

When should patients have their prosthetic devices re-fitted? Prosthesis fitting is a crucial aspect of living with a prosthetic limb. Ensuring that the prosthetic socket fits correctly can significantly impact the user’s comfort and mobility. However, there comes a time when a prosthesis needs to be re-fitted. Understanding when and why this should be done […]
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Custom Socket Art for Your Prosthetic

How can you customize your prosthetic socket with your favorite art?  Prosthetic sockets have long transcended their purely functional role to become a form of self-expression. Just as fashion and accessories allow for personalization, custom socket art offers individuals with prosthetics the opportunity to showcase their creativity and personality. In this guide, we’ll explore the […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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, […]