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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 at for more information.

Meetings are typically held on the third Tuesday of the month.

6:30 to 8:00 p.m.

UPMC Mercy Hospital
Conference Room 2407
1400 Locust Street
Pittsburgh PA, 15219

Parking in Locust Street Garage (in front of hospital – free parking)

Monthly Meeting Agenda

Tuesday, November 19th 2019

Speaker: Ryan Sweeney, Development Specialist–DRG, Abbott Neuromodulation


  • New device for treatment of phantom/residual limb pain
  • Pain reduction by 80% and device may last an average of 6.5 years

Click here to learn more about the November meeting

Please contact Tracie at 412-232-4070 if you have any questions.