Orthoses are usually prescribed by a licensed physician. Orthotists take referrals from these physicians.
A Licensed Orthotist is an Orthotist who is recognized by the particular state in which they are licensed to have met basic standards of proficiency as determined by examination and experience to adequately and safely contribute to the health of the residents of that state.
A BOC Certified Orthotist or BOCO is an Orthotist who has passed the certification standards of The Board for Orthotist/Prosthetist Certification and maintains certification through mandatory continuing education program and adherence to the Board's Code of Professional Responsibility. See www.bocusa.org
Amy Street, Certified Prosthetist and Orthotist, Joins BridgePoint Medical Partner, Charlotte Orthotic and Prosthetic Center (COPC).
Sep 03, 2008; BridgePoint Medical, LLC's partner, Charlotte Orthotic and Prosthetic Center (COPC), announced that Amy Street, CP has joined...