Horton’s Orthotics & Prosthetics COVID-19 Precautions

As multiple closures and mixed messages circulate, appropriate care measures surrounding the coronavirus (COVID-19) are of monumental importance. At Horton’s, we are taking the appropriate measures recommended by the CDC to promote positive health efforts, limit viral exposure, and protect at-risk ... Read More

Which Molding Process is Right for You?

Custom-molded prosthetics and orthotics can make a world of difference for individuals in need. Unlike traditional prosthetics, which are mass-produced and one-size-fits-all, custom prosthetics are designed to fit each patient’s unique needs.With prosthetics and orthotics, the importance of patient ... Read More

Amputation and Your Mental Health

Simply looking in the mirror can be difficult for individuals with limb amputation. Coming to terms with the fact that they can never get back what was once there is a major challenge. After surgery, amputees go through a life-changing event that greatly alters their self-image, identity, and ... Read More

On-site Fabrication: The Horton’s Difference

For someone who has lost a limb, life can drastically change. Once taken for granted, simple daily tasks can suddenly become difficult or even impossible. Walking or even picking up objects can become major challenges. Custom-made prosthetics are offering new hope and freedom to those with limb ... Read More

What to Expect: The Months After Amputation Surgery

The first few weeks after amputation surgery are crucial for rest and healing. As the individual begins to heal, they will be introduced to physical therapy and rehabilitation. Recovery can be challenging, but with support, progress can be made, and adaptation to a new reality can occur. It's ... Read More