A prosthetist, as defined by The American Board for Certification in Orthotics, Prosthetics and Pedorthics, Inc.,[1] is a person who measures, designs, fabricates, fits, or services a prosthesis as prescribed by a licensed physician, and who assists in the formulation of the prosthesis prescription for the replacement of external parts of the human body lost due to amputation or congenital deformities or absences.

Here are the most recent jobs available in the Prosthetist sector, but before applying for them, consider the following questions:
  • How much money could I earn as a Prosthetist?
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  • What is life like as a Prosthetist?
  • How much training will I need to be a Prosthetist?
  • Which is the best Prosthetist organisation to work for?
  • What questions should I ask at a job interview to be a Prosthetist?
  • What are the job prospects for a good Prosthetist?
  • Is salary progression for a Prosthetist good compared to other careers?

Being a Prosthetist