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Amputee Clinic

Our mission at North Mississippi Medical Center's Amputee Clinic is to provide patients a comprehensive clinic in a convenient setting; and to evaluate and provide for their needs concerning prosthetics, supplies, skin care and emotional support after an amputation.

Our Goals

  • Provide interested patients an opportunity to utilize an artificial limb
  • Monitor changes in the size of the residual limb (stump)
  • Make adjustments to an ill-fitting prosthesis
  • Monitor changes in skin integrity with prosthesis usage
  • Provide patient with periodic re-evaluations or upgrades of the present prosthesis
  • Provide patient and family with education regarding the prosthesis and skin care
  • Evaluate uninvolved extremity for changes that could result in future amputations
  • Provide emotional support and understanding for individuals with amputations

Our Team

  • Patient
  • Family members or caregivers
  • Physician
  • Physical Therapist
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Prosthetist

Clinic Times

First Thursday of every month, 1-5 p.m.

Longtown Medical Park
NMMC Outpatient Rehabilitation Center
4381 South Eason Boulevard
Tupelo, Mississippi

For More Information

For additional information about this program or related rehabilitation services, call (662) 377-7215 or 1-800-THE-DESK (1-800-843-3375).

North Mississippi Medical Center
Outpatient Rehabilitation Center
Longtown Medical Park
4381 South Eason Boulevard
Tupelo, MS 38801