Amp Up! Support Group
Amp Up! is a monthly meeting of amputees, prosthetists, and other members of the Pittsburgh prosthetics community. We exist to offer support and information beyond the hospital setting for current and former patients in order to provide improved resources and community re-entry.
We strive to enhance the quality of life by promoting a healthier, happier well-being through a continuum of health care services.
Email Tracie Nguyen for more information.
Meetings are typically held on the third Tuesday of the month.
6:30 to 8:00 p.m.
UPMC Mercy South Side Outpatient Center
Conference Room #1
2000 Mary Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15203
Monthly Meeting Agenda
This Month: The meeting will take place on June
20. Jonathan D. Bowman, L.P.O., C.P.O., from the Hanger Clinic, will be
discussing how to adapt your prosthesis for various activities. He will also
- How to change your prosthesis to a swim fin
- How to make adaptations/modifications for your old prosthesis
- Types of prosthesis for various activities