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We restore advanced mobility to disabled people who lack the options and resources to secure their own rehabilitation. SwissLimbs operates exclusively through humanitarian missions mainly in conflict areas such as the Middle East and Africa.SwissLimbs engages in capacity building of local professionals and organizations. Our aim is to adapt technologies and expertise to benefit technicians […]
SwissLimbs offers training and technological expertise in innovative, high performing and affordable ortho-prosthetic devices.Click onto picture to enlargeMonolimb. Trans-tibia leg prosthesis for below knee amputations with cosmetic covering. Monolimb. Trans-tibia leg prosthesis for below knee amputations. Trans-femoral prosthesis for above knee amputations. Myoelectric hand prosthesis. Special customized 3D printing machine for orthopaedic workshops. Research and development of innovative orthopaedic solutions.
SwissLimbs is a not-for-profit organization based in Switzerland. We accomplish initiatives in the public interest in Switzerland and abroad, in particular in the field of rehabilitation and ortho-prosthetic services, high-mobility artificial limbs for amputees and disabled people. We also support related projects in education, culture, medical science, research and development cooperation. Our team is […]
“I saw my hand trapped in the minibus’ door”, Ali Juma, 30 years old from Tanzania.Ali used to be a goalkeeper for “The Negros FC”, a second division football team in Zanzibar. On a sunny afternoon in 2011 he and the team were returning from winning an away-match against Mgheri Hajiwith. As they were travelling […]