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We welcome Jane Marlor to TCOPI!

Welcome Jane Marlor, CO to our team. 32 years experience. Jane is also a member of the American Board of Certification. She specializes in Diabetic Foot Care and Rehabilitation. Welcome aboard, Jane!

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Please Help Us Take Action

We are asking for your help to STOP a Medicare policy proposal that could potentially change how you receive prosthetic care. Medicare has released a Draft Policy for Medicare’s Local Coverage Determination (LCD) Article on Lower Limb Prostheses. This proposal would...

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New Associate! Wendy Thomas, Billing Specialist

The team at Tri County Orthotics and Prosthetics is pleased to announce our latest new hire. Wendy Thomas, our new Billing Specialist. Wendy comes to us with 14 years experience in Medial Billings. We are excited to have her be a part of our team!  

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Importance of Proper Footwear for Diabetes Patients

Many diabetes patients tend to forget the importance of correct footwear, and they fail to take proper care of their feet. This is very harmful as it can lead to foot ulcers and cause other problems related to the feet. Foot ulcers are very painful and have the...

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Orthotic Management for Children with Cerebral Palsy

Encountering a pediatric patient with cerebral palsy is a rare scenario. However, it cannot be ruled out as an improbable situation. At Tri-County Orthotic Prosthetic Institute, effective orthotic treatment for a pediatric patient is given using custom adjustments to...

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3D Printing to help create cost effective prosthesis

With the diverse health problems that are prevalent in developing countries, the number of amputations being conducted every year is constantly on a rise. At the Tri-County Orthotic Prosthetic Institute, we believe that health problems such as diabetes, gangrene,...

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Aetrex Socks

Tri County Orthotic Prosthetic Institute of Chiefland now carries Aetrex Copper Socks. Aetrex calls their socks “the healthiest socks you’ll ever wear!” Aetrex Socks, with Copper Sole™ Technology, are unsurpassed in comfort, performance, and...

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About Orthotics and Prosthetics

Orthotics and prosthetics is a specialized health care profession, which combines a unique blend of clinical and technical skills. Orthotists and prosthetists evaluate patients and custom design, fabricate and fit orthoses and prostheses. Orthotic patients have...

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Pediatric Orthotic Program

Tri County Orthotic Prosthetic Institute has a Pediatric Orthotic Program. We have a devoted pediatric orthotic team working with patients ranging from infant up to age 18. The program encompasses a full-range of services from preventative sports orthotics for young...

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