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Orthotists and Prosthetists


Fit patients for medical support devices, such as artificial limbs.

Orthotists and Prosthetists design, measure, and fit medical devices like orthopedic braces or artificial limbs.

Wages $38.77 per hour on average  
Outlook The outlook is Excellent
Education & Training Graduate degree (any type) is needed for entry.
Related Programs (Current training programs available)
On the Job Work Activities
Career Pathways Therapeutic Services
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