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Insurance and Medicare- What to Look for in 2018

On November 5, 2017, Posted by , in Uncategorized, With No Comments

OPEN ENROLLMENT NOW AVAILABLE FOR INSURANCE… WHAT TO LOOK FOR It’s that time of year when you’ll be selecting your coverage during open enrollment through your employer, or looking at options if you pay for your own healthcare benefits. Either way, if you have ongoing prosthetic and orthotic needs, there…

PCE is Only Nevada Location Offering New, High-Tech Approach to Prosthetic Casting

On November 5, 2017, Posted by , in Uncategorized, tags , , , With No Comments

Casting for lower extremity prosthetics has always been a little imprecise. That’s because previous casting/fitting systems have been based on wrapping casting material around a limb while a patient is in a relaxed position. While this can work out fine, the finished prosthesis has to bear a patient’s body weight….

PCE Patient Spotlight Molly

On October 20, 2017, Posted by , in Uncategorized, With No Comments

At Prosthetic Center of Excellence, our patients inspire us daily. We especially enjoy working with Molly. She is an amputee of both her lower extremities but, as Molly puts it, “I never did give up.” Molly says she’s doing “great” right now. For that she credits her attitude and the…

PCE Patient Spotlight Bentley

On October 5, 2017, Posted by , in Uncategorized, With No Comments

We have loved working with our patient, Bentley. He was diagnosed with Muscular Dystrophy at 4 months old. With his Hypotonia, or low muscle tone, he had a flat spot on his head which made wearing a helmet necessary. According to Bentley’s mom, Tori, he is doing great. She has…

PCE Patient Spotlight Malakai

On May 12, 2016, Posted by , in Uncategorized, With No Comments

We are so proud of our young patient, Malakai, who is making great progress with his braces! At PCE, we specialize in patients of all ages! We love Malakai’s spirit. He’s definitely not letting his braces slow him down!