User after amputation

From amputation to rehabilitation

An amputation confronts you with new challenges. How life changes for you is very individual. The rehabilitation process takes several months on average.


Overview of lower limb amputation levels

Fitting of an artificial limb

After the amputation, you should be fitted with the best artificial limbs to suit your needs. The selection of best artificial limb for you depends on various factors.


An amputee during prosthetic fitment in an Artificial Limb Centre

Where can I be fitted?

The fitting after an amputation begins at the hospital and then usually continues in an accredited Artificial Limb Fitting Centre


An amputee in the consultation

FAQ – frequently asked questions

Losing one or more limbs brings up numerous questions for affected individuals. Here you will find answers to some of the most frequently asked questions.