James Edward Hanger lost his leg above the knee in the first land battle of the Civil War. Hanger invented and patented the first articulating prosthetic knee joint, the start of a grand legacy of revolutionary healthcare innovations. Over the last 150 years, Hanger has successfully grown into a thriving national organization with 4300+ employees who collectively help those with many different types of physical challenges overcome obstacles and lead productive, independent lives. See how a cannonball lead to the discovery of revolutionary healthcare technologies and the formation of Hanger, Inc. From the story of James Edward Hanger, the first amputee of the Civil War, to the bionic technologies of today, this video tells the inspirational tale of 150 years of innovation and clinical excellence at Hanger.
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A professional look at modern prosthetic and orthotic products and services offered by Capital Prosthetic & Orthotic Center, Inc, They can be reached at (800) 215-0764. “Hi-tech care with a tender touch”
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