Osseointegration Amputee Support Group

New function for Amputees

For Osseointegrated recipients and professionals to share information and mentor interested candidates and to promote this treatment.


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matthew Migliaccio replied to Ronald W Hillock, MD's discussion Osseointegration Implant Research Protocol inclusion criteria
"I would like to join the study group. How do I proceed?  "
14 hours ago
matthew Migliaccio is now a member of Osseointegration Amputee Support Group
Gareth Williams commented on Gareth Williams's status
"So 1 week since the single stage BK operation at Macquarie University Hospital . What a life changer - loading my leg up to 30 kgs for 15 mins 4 times today. Thank you to Dr Munjed Al Muderis and the team for this opportunity to re- invigorate my…"
Ken Baillie left a comment for Gemma Trotter
"Thanks Gemma, I will try and keep you up to date with how things are progressing."
Gemma Trotter left a comment for Ken Baillie
"Welcome to the group Ken!! And good luck with the operation. Gemma"
Profile IconKen Baillie and Stacey Herbert joined Osseointegration Amputee Support Group
Apr 15
Brian Keith Whitlock posted a discussion

FDA updates

I was curious of any updates As something who just had to spend $60,000. For a new c-leg set up. Something I would of rather had the oi done. Then the best part is providers give you what you want instead of what I just paid for. I wanted the X3 because this makes my 3 c-leg in 6 years so they don't last long. Also they gave me the same foot I've had for 6 years axtion. I understand the military should get the best technology but as tax payers we should to. Then I was told direct suction is Stone Age and all the do is liners. I didn't want a liner but they do it anyway. I just thought we would get to choose what we want instead of getting whatever is sold highest pushed on us. Needless to say socket doesn't fit and eats my stump to pieces. When's it going to b about making sure patient can wear the leg the greatest amount of time instead of filling bank accounts. I wish they would get this approved and covered by insurance. Because I'm first in line. Or they could get some grants I'll…See More
Apr 15
Christine Windle left a comment for Stacey Herbert
"Welcome Stacey. Hope all is well in your neck of the woods."
Apr 14


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    Osseointegration Implant Research Protocol inclusion criteria 1 Reply

    Started by Ronald W Hillock, MD. Last reply by matthew Migliaccio 14 hours ago.

    FDA updates

    Started by Brian Keith Whitlock Apr 15.

    Osseointegration after radiation / poor stump condition? 2 Replies

    Started by Helen Hall. Last reply by Helen Hall Apr 12.

    Cost 3 Replies

    Started by Steven R Blatz. Last reply by Elizabeth A. Bailey-Smith Feb 19.

    NZ OI Patient Stumpy Marriott

    Started by Fred Hernandez Feb 19.

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