About prosthetic legs
Whatever your level of amputation, whatever your life encompasses, take a moment to explore some practical information about prosthetic leg systems and their components.
Below you’ll find the basics about prosthetic leg components: feet, liners, sockets, and prosthetic knee joints, including computer-controlled (microprocessor) knees.
Are you, a friend or family member facing amputation? You can learn more below about what you can expect before, during, and after.
Real life stories
If you would like a copy of our Dialog publication, full of profiles and stories of real people, just complete this form and we’ll mail you a free copy. Or, if you have a suggestion for a story please contact us.
Learn more about topics that can help you make the most of your prosthesis: