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ProActive London Clinic

ProActive Prosthetics now provide a London facility for assessments. This service brings together the two elements required for successful amputation rehabilitation. By working together the surgeon and prosthetist are able to evaluate the patient and offer a recommended course of action. It is anticipated that this service will be of benefit to clients considering amputation […]

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Christophe Cointet joins ProActive Prosthetics

ProActive Prosthetics are delighted to announce that Christophe Cointet, prosthetist, is joining our team. Originally from Brittany, Christophe graduated from the University of Strathclyde in the year 2000. Christophe has worked in different prosthetic centres rapidly building a reputation for his commitment to deliver the highest level of prosthetic care to all his patients. In […]

Stef Reid Breaks World Record

Confident and fast on her blade by Richard Nieveen at Proactive Prosthetics, Stef jumped to victory and a world record in the F44 Long Jump at the Diamond League meeting in Glasgow on 11th July 2014. Well done Stef – we are very proud of you. http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/disability-sport/28273040

Genium X3 Knee on the Water

Advanced waterproof bionic leg gets sailing champion back on the water 18 year old amputee is one of the first UK non-military recipients to be fitted with the world’s most advanced bionic leg from Ottobock to enable him to sail again Laurence Greenough, an 18 year old from Plymouth who lost his leg in a […]

Ottobock Genium X3 is Here!

In 2011 ProActive Prosthetics were the first clinic to fit the Genium knee and have since been acknowledged as the most experienced clinic in the private sector. ProActive now lead the way with the new X3 Knee. The patient Laurence suffered a traumatic amputation in a boating incident at the age of 11, the accident […]

Stef Reid Breaks World Paralympic Long Jump Record

Paralympic long jump silver medallist Stef Reid hopes her new world best can be the catalyst to a successful 2014 season. The 29-year-old single leg amputee managed 5.45m at a meeting in Clermont, Florida last weekend, beating the previous T44 record by 2cm. “I knew I could do it and I celebrated,” Reid told BBC […]

Seminar 2014 – Another Great Success

On 25th April 2014 ProActive Prosthetics hosted their 5th seminar in a series of educational programmes for professionals involved in the rehabilitation of amputees. Nearly 50 Personal Injury lawyers and case managers joined a variety of speakers and patients to learn about the various aspects of rehabilitation. The day started with a talk by Richard […]

Seminar 2014

Following on from the success of our previous educational events and by popular demand, we are hosting a multidisciplinary prosthetic seminar.  “One of the most interesting and informative seminars I have attended” previous seminar attendee. The Seminar entitled “Prosthetics the Future”: on Friday 25th April 2014 will provide delegates with hands on experience in a […]

Ladies day

Ladies Day

On Saturday 1st of February 2014 ProActive Prosthetics hosted their first Ladies Day. The day was conceived as the team at ProActive Prosthetics observed many of their lady patients who enjoyed chance meetings in the clinic reception area. A day was arranged for their lady patients to have the opportunity to meet each other in […]

Mont Blanc Success

Just back from the Alps and ‘a little beaten up’ but the good news is that last Wednesday at 11.15 Chris Head (below knee amputee) and Steve Monks made the top of Mont Blanc via the Gouter route without serious difficulty in around ten and a half hours climbing from the Nid D’Aigle. Beautiful conditions with […]