Chin & Partners – Orthotist
The primary medical clinician practice in Cape Town
An Orthotist is the primary medical clinician responsible for the prescription, manufacture and management of orthoses.
An orthosis is “an externally applied device, such as a brace, used to modify the structural and functional characteristics of the neuromuscular and skeletal system“.
Orthotics is a specialty within the medical field concerned with the design, manufacture and application of orthoses. An orthosis may be used to: