Charlotte Company Helps Amputees Get Back on Their Feet

Screen Shot 2015-08-31 at 11_49_21 AMDenise Selvey lost her left leg below the knee. Since then the diabetic mother of two has been fitted for a prosthetic limb.
Selvey spent six months in a wheelchair and on crutches before going to see Rondell Richardson, two years ago, who fitted her for a shuttle lock prosthetic connector. The connecter allows Selvey to connect or disconnect the prosthetic limb from the amputation using a shuttle lock mechanism.

Richardson, who is certified in prosthetics and orthotics, partnered with technician Rico Phronebarger. The pair opened Impact Prosthetic Solutions located at 1931 JN Pease Place, Suite 104, two months ago. Read more