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Chris Nelson, CPO

Certified Prosthetist Orthotist, Clinical Director Chris Nelson, CPO, Certified Prosthetist Orthotist, Clinical Director


  • Scoliosis
  • Pediatric Prosthetics

Education, Certifications, Memberships

  • ABC Certified Prosthetist & Orthotist
  • Licensed CPO in the states of PA & NJ
  • Rigo-Cheneau Certified
  • BS Prosthetics & Orthotics and a BA Psychology from the University of Washington
  • Orthotic Residency at Connecticut Children’s Hospital
  • Prosthetic Residency at Boston Children’s Hospital

Philosophy: I like families to feel comfortable working with me and understand what we are trying to accomplish. I am detail oriented and take pride in the work that I do. Each patient is unique and I try to accommodate different personalities and learning styles.

Bio: I am originally from the Northwest and enjoy skiing, cycling, and traveling. I am married and have two daughters.

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