Our mission is to enable our patients to return to a more active, independent lifestyle. To build a lifelong partnership with our patients and to provide cutting edge prosthetic and orthotic care. Our company’s success is not from one individual, but expresses a team achievement.
A pure Detroit product, is the sole proprietor of Above and Beyond Orthopedics,LLC as well as a certified prosthetist. She evaluates patients for prosthetics and manufactures prosthetic limbs for each patient on site in the prosthetic laboratory. Prior to the opening of Above and Beyond Orthopedics,LLC she was the Chief of the Prosthetic Laboratory at the Veterans Hospital in Lexington, Kentucky. She received her bachelors of science in management and health services in 2002 and attended California State Dominguez Hill University in 2002 to 2003 where she earned her post- bachelor certificate in Prosthetics. She completed her residency at the Center for Prosthetics, in Columbia, SC in 2004.
YaVonne enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, exercising and hearing and receiving wisdom from her senior citizens clients.
Mr. Azhar Hussain Faiz Bhatti is a Certified Orthotic Fitter (COF) with a Bachelor of Science in Prosthetic and Orthotic from Pakistan (PIPOS) with 20 years experience in Gulf (Dubai), Oman, Pakistan, Germany and in USA.
Prior to joining our Above and Beyond team, Mt Azhar served in his local community in Wisconsin and at Spectrum Orthotics and Prosthetics in Oregon fitting prosthetic and orthopedic devices.
His hobbies are spending time with family, gardening and traveling abroad. His passion is helping others in his home town of Pakistan, where he visits every two years.
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You can practice good foot hygiene and care. Smoking and other factors can affect the body and decrease valuable circulation required to maintain healthy limbs. It is important to practice proper safety habits around machinery. If you have been diagnosis with diabetes, it is very important to check your feet on a daily basis and report any changes to your physician immediately. A proper diet and exercise regiment prescribed by your physician is recommended. Diabetic shoes and custom insoles are sometimes prescribed by your physician also as a preventative measure.
Absolutely not! In fact, your physician may order that for you prior to your admission to the hospital, or immediately after your surgery. Many people have consultations before surgery to gain insight and direction for life after the amputation. Patients should feel free to discuss their concerns and ask questions of their prosthetist. The relationship between patient and prosthetist will have a vital role in the patient’s future mobility.
Your physician must write a prescription for your leg, however, your certified practitioner has the job of assessing your current requirements for daily life and generating a prosthetic design that will accommodate your individual needs. Your activity level potential and your weight class will play a vital role in determining the components used to create your custom prosthesis. Other factors such as your overall health and skin integrity will also help determine your components.
Above and Beyond Orthopedics, LLC has provided services for over 10 years. We strive on our patients mental and physical success. We provide patients with the best choice for limb loss and orthotic solutions. We are trained and experienced prosthetic and orthotic practitioners, bringing services to the people all over the Detroit metropolitan area. We have been providing individualized, personable, and thorough care to our patients.
The care we provide to our patients afflicted due to injury or disease alike is personalized. We strive to empower you to reach your full potential and maximize your abilities. Our ultimate goal is for our patients is to restore mobility and quality of life.