Ambassador Stories

Individuals with upper limb loss or deficiency experience unique emotional and physical challenges. Our goal is to provide these individuals with products that will help them achieve new found confidence, function, and independence to overcome some of these challenges and live a better life. Our products have helped thousands of people across the world from various backgrounds and experiences. 

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Users of i-limb™ – our myoelectric full hand prostheses

   

Aimee Copeland, i-limb quantum 
Some summertime fun and a cut on her leg.  That's how it all started.  In May, 2012, Aimee Copeland's story gained national media attention as she clung to life at...

   

Bert Pot, i-limb quantum
After a serious accident in 2006, Bert Pot lost his dominant left hand...

   

Bertolt Meyer, i-limb quantum
Born with a congenitally missing lower left arm, Bertolt Meyer was fitted with his first prosthetic device when he was only three months old. The passive device he was fitted with at...

   

Claudia Breidbach, i-limb quantum 
Claudia Breidbach is a gifted architect with an unusual hobby, especially for someone who was born with a dysmelia, a congenital deficiency that...

   

Jason Koger, i-limb quantum
Riding an ATV on the family farm was a normal part of life for Jason Koger, but on March 1, 2008, a normal springtime ride...

   

Jonathan Cowley, i-limb quantum
It all began back in the beginning of 2013 when Jonathan found a lump in the center of his right palm...

   

Mike Benning, i-limb quantum
Mike Benning was only 14 when an aggressive type of bone cancer forced him to have his left arm amputated below-the-elbow...

     

Rebekah Marine, i-limb quantum
Rebekah Marine is a bionic model, motivational speaker, humanitarian, and proud i-limb quantum wearer. Despite being born without a right forearm, Rebekah has defied the odds...

   

Ryan Rosenow, i-limb quantum
By the time he turned sixteen years of age, Ryan Rosenow had undergone twenty-five reconstructive surgeries.  Born with a congenital deficiency...

     

Melissa Masterton, i-limb revolution
Melissa Masterton was born without a left hand and at a young age tried different active and passive prostheses, but found them to be cumbersome...

   

Patrick Kane, i-limb revolution
Patrick Kane didn't have an easy start in life - aged just nine months he contracted meningococcal septicaemia, the virulent form of meningitis. This horrific illness resulted in a three month spell in...

 

Users of i-digits – our myoelectric partial hand prostheses

   

Gary Mckeown, i-digits quantum
After an accident at work in 2009, Gary spent 2 years undergoing multiple surgeries in an attempt to restore function to...

   

Jake Adams, i-digits quantum
August 15th, 2013 began like any other day.  Jake Adams reported to work at a local food distribution plant and glanced at his schedule.  He was assigned to assist on the sandwich packaging line...

 

Users of Livingskin – our passive functional prostheses

   

Kim Doolan, livingskin
Born in New York in 1962, Kim Doolan is congenitally missing her right arm at the elbow. Aged just 18 months, she was fitted with her first prosthetic device - a passive...