Orthotics&ProstheticsNews
  • Kaleigh Carpenter: One arm, many gifts 
    September 4, 2013
    Kaleigh hasn't let being born without the bottom portion of left arm keep her from pursuing the sports that she loves. Now, she plays tennis at Berry College and is an inspiration to other athletes.

    'Back to sleep' may lead to flat spots on babies heads
    July 29, 2013
    Children's orthotist, Jessica Corso, C.O., L.O. discusses how Tummy Time exercises can improve your babies head shape. 

    Bailey Moody is especially thankful this year
    November 22, 2012
    When 11-year-old Bailey Moody learned part of her leg would need to be amputated due to bone cancer she opted for rotationplasty so that she could remain active. With her determination and the help of the Children's Orthotics and Prosthetics team she is getting back to her active lifestyle.

    McKenzie Coan will 'never quit' her Olympic dream
    August 30, 2012, 11Alive
    16-year-old swimmer McKenzie Coan has a disorder that leaves her with weakened bones, but that didn't prevent her from making the 2012 U.S. Paralympic team.

    How modern conveniences are flattening our babies heads
    May 9, 2012
    , Breezymama
    Aaron Smith, Certified and Licensed Orthotist at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, discusses how easy it is for your baby to develop a flat spot on his head.

    Know Your Leader: Diane Waldner, P.T., M.S.
    May 6, 2011, Atlanta Journal-Constitution 
    Learn more about Diane Waldner, Orthopaedics Service Line Administrator.

    The Weight Factor
    Children's prosthetist Brian Giavedoni discusses accommodating the special needs of obese patients orthotics and prosthetics needs.
    April 2011, O&P Almanac

    Horses help children with prosthetic limbs
    April 23, 2011
    Horse-assisted clinic provides therapeutic experiences for Children’s Orthotics & Prosthetics Program patients.