Theo Kriel

Theo Kriel


Theo attained his Bachelors in Prosthetics & Orthotics with cum laude and worked mostly overseas to gain experience and learn from some of the best orthotists and prosthetists in the world.He started his working career in Malaysia in 2007 where he was the Prosthetic & Orthotic Manager at Kuala Lumpur University Hospital. He also worked in Saudi Arabia where he worked under two German Meisters. He returned to South Africa in 2014 from Manchester where he was the Clinical Lead in the second biggest Prosthetic & Orthotic Center in the United Kingdom.

Theo himself is a trans tibial amputee and lives a very active lifestyle. With him being an amputee he has a key understanding and a special interest in prosthetics since he lost his leg to Ewing Sarcoma at the age of 6 years old.

He is certified in myo electrics, dynamic arm, C-Leg knee joint and the genium knee joint. Since joining Jayson Chin and Associates, he has also fitted patients with the X3 knee joint as well as the helix hip joint.

Theo is a perfectionist and always strives for the best outcome for the patient, whatever their needs might be.