Athlete of the Month April 2018

Central Florida linebacker Shaquem Griffin, was the star of the show during the 2018 NFL scouting combine. He may only have one hand but that does not let it stop him. Bench pressing at 225 pounds 20 times without any assistance from a prosthetic arm. He also set a combine records for fastest 40 yard dash by a linebacker at … Read More

Inspirational Story of the Month- Weight Lifting with Prosthetics

Our inspirational story of the month is Max Okun. Max was born without a left arm, a love for weightlifting and a passion for inspiring people. After trying to workout on his own, Max realized he needed a better option. He contacted his local O&P company to help him make an arm that could withstand the “weight” of weightlifting. After … Read More

The Benefits of Walking Everyday

We have all heard the old saying, “An apple a day keeps the doctor away”, and this is a very helpful way of reminding us to eat healthier. Did you know that walking 30 minutes a day helps keep the weight away? A recent study conducted at Duke University, showed that the minimum daily requirement of exercise to prevent weight … Read More

Save the Date!

Spectrum invites you to participate in our Prosthetic Performance Clinic on April 16th. This will be a great opportunity for you to work with Prosthetists, Physical Therapists, and Industry Experts to maximize the use of your prosthetic. This clinic is open to everyone, and will benefit amputees at any level of ability. Come join the fun from 12:00 to 5:00, … Read More