Patient Resources

American Coalition of America

Amputee Empowerment Partners

Amputee Support Group Online

National Center on Physical Activity and Disability

National Limb Loss Information Center

O and P Edge


Orthotics and Prosthetics Careers

American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists

Podiatry Today

International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics

American Orthotic and Prosthetic Association

National Commission on Orthotic and Prosthetic Education

Amputee Athletic Resources Living with an amputation does not mean that you cannot live the active lifestyle that you once had. Below is a list of amputee athletic resources that you may find helpful. is an online connection for amputees with active lifestyles.This resource has many links to sports related amputee associations. Please visit their website at more information.

Disabled Sports USA is a national nonprofit, 501(c)(3), organization established in 1967 by disable Vietnam veterans to serve the war injured. DS/USA now offers nationwide sports rehabilitation programs to anyone with a permanent disability. Activities include winter skiing, water sports, summer and winter competitions, fitness and special sports events. For more information you can visit their website at

The O&P Extremity Games is an extreme amateur sporting competition for individuals living with limb loss or limb difference. The O&P Extremity Games allows participants to demonstrate skill, persistence and passion while competing for cash and other prizes. For more information, visit their website at

The National Amputee Golf Association was incorporated in 1954. At that time, NAGA was comprised of a small group of amputee golfers who played friendly games that quickly developed in regional tournament play in various cities across the United States. Today, NAGA ahs over 2,500 members worldwide. For more information, please visit their website at

It is the mission of the Challenged Athletes Foundation® (CAF) to provide opportunities and support to people with physical disabilities so they can pursue active lifestyles through physical fitness and competitive athletics. CAF believes that involvement in sports at any level increases self-esteem, encourages independence and enhances quality of life.  For more information, please visit their website at

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