May 8-11, 2017 | David L. Lawrence Convention Center | Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania | Exhibits May 9-11
New Attitude Prosthetic Designs Inc
Irene Healey is an artist, 3D designer and Certified Clinical Anaplastologist with over 20 years of experience working directly with patients to create a variety of lifelike and functional external body prostheses. Ms. Healey has extensive clinical experience working directly with patients who have lost part of their body due to trauma or disease, as well as working with patients with a congenital absence or malformation. Ms. Healey maintains a private practise and her activities include both the design and the manufacture of innovative prosthetic designs. Her research interest is finding applications for new materials and using new manufacturing technologies to develop new ways of doing things that can create new solutions and efficiencies in the field of external body prostheses. Ms. Healey believes in the potential of mass market customization and is incorporating 3D imaging and additive manufacturing processes into her clinical practices to demonstrate how these technologies can enhance good clinical outcomes.