Orthopaedic Prosthesis and Orthesis
This program is established within the body of vocational school to train well-equipped technical staff for the departments of prosthesis and orthesis common in our country. It is obvious that the training of personnel with a mastery of techniques in the manufacturing of artificial organs (prostheses) that will substitute for the functions of the following organs though partially in case of the loss of hand, foot and similar organs or the making of auxiliary devices (ortheses) applied to the organs of the body required to be protected or repaired. It is gradually understood that there is a quick need for the well-equipped technical personnel. This program trains health technicians (as prosthesis and orthesis technicians) who are well-equipped to meet the needs for technical personnel. This program is designed to train the health technicians well-equipped enough to manufacture the prostheses that can substitute for the legs and arms lost for various reasons and for their functions and the durable, aesthetic and functional ortheses for the purpose of alleviating the pain, increasing the function, immobilizing, correcting and supporting.