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ASORTHOPEDIC PROSTHETIC AND ORTHOTIC PROGRAM

Üsküdar University
Turkey, Üsküdar, Istanbul
Tuition fee $2,400.00 per year
Application fee $100.00 one-time
More information

uskudar.edu.tr/en 

Overview

The purpose of this program is to train technicians who are able to make functional prostheses for people who have lost their upper or lower extremities for various reasons as well as durable, aesthetic and functional orthotics for decreasing pain, increasing function, mobilizing, correcting and supporting body parts in musculoskeletal and nervous system pathologies.

Career opportunities

For the production of prostheses and orthoses the technician will take measurements from the patient, make plaster casts, remodel them and finish the device and apply it to the patient by making static and dynamic alignment and adjustments. Graduates can work in public and private hospitals with prosthetics-orthotics workshop, universities and private workshops. They can make artificial limb prosthesis, body corsets, mobility aids in different lengths and they also have the chance to run their own workshop.

Apply now! Fall 2017
Application deadline
Sep 15, 2017 23:59
Europe/Istanbul time
Studies commence
Sep 20, 2017

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States