Below Knee

 
Coenie Botha
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Coenie Botha has been a below-knee amputee for 42 years. His current socket...

 
Thembi Maphanga
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Thembi Maphanga was born with a left shortened Femur and a foot in Equines (...

 
Arnold Cardoso
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Mr. Arnold Cardoso lost his leg 3 years ago due to diabetes. He came to me...

 
Corrie Joubert
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Today, we went back to a little bit of "old school" suspension methods....

 
Phineas Letsie
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Phineas Letsie has been a single-limb amputee since 1997 due to diabetes....

 
Joe Kosterman
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Joe Kosterman came to see me 2 months ago. He lost his leg in the 80s and,...

 
Dorkas Siko
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What keeps our profession so interesting and challenging is that no amputee...

 
Anton Kilian
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Anton Kilian is a Below Knee Amputee who is extremely well rehabilitated,...

 
Silas Mesolo
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It is always a rewarding feeling if trust is built between the amputee and...

 
Johan Visagie
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Johan Visagie, an amputee for 40 years, has recently made a big change in...

 
Jaime Vilancoulos
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Jaime Vilancoulos has been an impressive Below Knee Amputee since the day I...

 
Nick De Lange
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Nick De Lange received a refit from us today. He is another elderly amputee...

 
Mr Thomas
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Today I once again found inspiration from an 82 year “young” amputee, Mr...

 
Lloyd Peters
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Lloyd Peters came to us for a refit on his Below Knee Prosthesis....

 
Alphred Bohmé
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Alphred Bohmé is such an amazing example of what a positive spirit brings to...

 
Mev Rass
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Amputation in the elderly can indeed present unique challenges and...

 
Gerhard Buter
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In today's rapidly advancing world, orthopedic technology has achieved...

 
Geert Luchies
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The importance of saving a knee joint at any cost, can not be over-...

 
Morne
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Morne was dealt unfavourable circumstances in life and experienced the...

 
Divan Engelbrecht
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Divan Engelbrecht is truly living life again! I am sharing...

 
Hans Van Wyk
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Hans Van Wyk came to see me last year. He was amputated 2 and a half years...

 
Thinus Koekemoer
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Thinus Koekemoer...

 
Barry De Wit
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Barry De Wit is a new and 1st-time amputee due to blood circulation problems...

 
Gert Cronjé
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Gert Cronjé received his 1st prosthetic leg 3 1/2 years ago. 

He...

 
Hannes Kotze
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I stand in absolute awe and amazement. Hannes Kotze is 70, years old,...

 
Lynn Bepatt
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Lynn Bepatt is such an...

 
Rethabile
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It is so nice working with kids because they are so natural at putting on a...

 
Jamie Cassedy
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Jamie Cassedy came to us today as a third-year Below Knee amputee. She lost...

 
Mr Louis Thomas
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Happiness is….. Mr Louis Thomas singing and walking again!! 
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Phelisa Loleka
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I am at a loss for words! This woman has never before seen...

 
Abraham
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What a pleasure to have worked with Abraham. Such a positive, friendly...

 
Kamu
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In my profession, I am absolutely blessed to experience...

 
Charlotte Taylor
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Come on a Prosthetic journey with us!! In the next few photos, we will take...

 
Corrie Joubert
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Corrie Joubert is a long time amputee that has recently received a new Below...

 
Chantel & William
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The new year is off to a fantastic start with our first two amputees of 2022...

 
Brain’s New Fit!
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It is always such a pleasure seeing Brain. His smile is infectious and...

 
Vuyo’s New Cosmetic Cover
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Vuyo received her new cosmetic cover today and she is ecstatic! The cover...

 
Martinah - A Fantastic Update
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Martinah has sent us a fantastic update! She is walking without assistance...

 
Ramdani - Setting Standards
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Due to Diabetes, Ramdani lost his leg 5 months ago. Luckily this was not the...

 
Engela Veldsman - A Life Changed
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Engela had multiple leg surgeries that were unsuccessful. After much...

 
Martinah - A Happy Surprise
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These are the moments that we work and live for!

Martinah is so good...

 
Anton Killian - An Inspiration to Others
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Koos Lourens: A Prosthetic to Suit His Passion
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Alfred Bohme: A Far Way to Come
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Alfred Bohme came to us all the way from Namibia! As a double amputee,...

 
Tiisetso: Almost All Grown Up
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Remember our small, brave...

 
Mr Gainesh Govender
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Mr Govender and his family came to my offices to discuss his options as a...

 
Lynn Bepat
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It’s always incredible to witness the excitement and exuberance of an...

 
Mr. Fritz Pretorius
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“Aging is not lost youth, but a new stage of opportunity and strength...

 
Allis Steyn
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Allis Steyn is an absolute inspiration to any elderly person who has...

 
Gert Cronje
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Meeting someone before a selective amputation, where the person must make a...

 
Erika Bandjes
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Dear all,

Jaco here. At the end of last year (2020), I...

 
Imtiaz Ismail
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Imtiaz Ismail came to Deist & Associates only a few months ago, but it...

 
Stefan Broodryk
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Stefan Broodryk is our resident cool guy sporting tattoos and a funky,...

 
Tiisetso
Children’s Stories, Below knee

Life is full of lessons and surprises. In our profession we often come...

 
Piet Dreyer
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Piet Dreyer only accepts the best when it comes to friends and prosthetists...

 
Jayden Brits
Children’s Stories, Below knee

Jayden Brits is a three year old boy who lost one of his limbs due to Amnion...

 
Georg Gremels
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Our patient, Georg Gremels, had his left leg amputated on the 29th of...

 
Divan Engelbrecht
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Divan is a 16 year old boy, who had a traumatic below knee amputation, due...

 
Tlotitso
Children’s Stories, Below knee

Tlotitso is 3 years old, turning 4 in September. He was born with a under...

 
Lucia Van Heerden: Ballerina turned Össur Ambassador
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Lucia Van Heerden is many things, she is a...


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