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Rehabilitation services: Amputee rehab

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Your care team

Rehabilitation team

Physical medicine and rehabilitation doctors and therapists work with patients before and after surgery – both in the hospital and at outpatient clinics.

Physical medicine and rehabilitation doctor
If you are a patient in the hospital, the rehabilitation doctor will:
If you are seen in an outpatient clinic, the rehabilitation doctor will:

Therapy team

In addition to working with a rehabilitation doctor, you will also meet with:

  • physical and occupational therapists who are specially trained in rehabilitative care – they provide both inpatient and outpatient services for people with amputations
  • prosthetists who will write prescriptions for a prosthetic device and ensure it fits properly and works for you.