Like most people, if you’ve watched someone walk with a prosthetic limb, play sport or even do day-to-day tasks, you might have marvelled in how prosthetics work. Technology is continuously improving, and dedicated researchers are making advancements to make prosthetic limbs as close as possible to the real limb. There are two types of prostheses: […]
Preparing Yourself for Your First Prosthetic Clinic Visit
If you need a reputable and quality prosthetic clinic in Cairns, you need Freedom Prosthetics. We offer a full range of services, including 3D scanning so you can get the best fitting prosthetic device possible. We also offer support and therapy services to help you get used to life with your new prosthetic limb. If […]
How Do Prosthetics Improve Quality Of Life?
It can take time for amputees to finally accept their limb loss. With a positive mindset, coupled with physical rehabilitation, and the right prosthetic devices, amputees can have a tremendous improvement in their quality of life. It’s also crucial that family and friends offer support to patients who may feel overwhelmed with the change. Whether […]
What Can I Expect With Being A New Amputee
Australia has one of the highest rates of lower limb amputation in the world, and it’s common to have questions about this new way of life for yourself or loved ones. There are more than 1 million annual limb amputations globally – one every 30 seconds. In Australia, there are more than 8,000 lower limb […]
Serkel comes to Freedom
We’ve recently partnered our 3D system with the Australian based team at Serkel to deliver the most comfortable and effective remolding helmets available. The Serkel cranial remolding helmets are designed using 3D scanning software and manufactured with a lightweight 3D printed outer shell and laser cut bamboo padding. This produces a lightweight and breathable remolding […]
Freedom prosthetics branches out to Townsville
Freedom Prosthetics has recently partnered with the team at Alliance Rehabilitation in Townsville! This new facility has a wealth of experience in physiotherapy, occupational therapy and nutrition. We are confident this will be the perfect team to compliment our state of the art technology and service that our clients have come to expect. https://alliancerehab.com.au/ we […]
Freedom gets ISO 9001 certified
This is a globally recognised certification the requirements of which allow us to improve the effectiveness of service to our patients while supporting the growth and development of the clinic. This certification is one of the key stepping stones to becoming registered with government funding bodies which will allow us to provide a first class […]
The Hon. Warren Entsch MP
The Hon. Warren Entsch MP delivers a 90 Second Statement in the House of Representatives on Freedom Prosthetics, Cairns opening on Friday 12th February.
Freedom Prosthetics Opens!
Freedom Prosthetics officially opens its doors for business on Friday 12th February 2016. Freedom Prosthetics is the only prosthetic clinic in Far North Queensland; our bright and spacious premises are conveniently situated in the heart of Cairns with ample parking.