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Wednesday, 18 March 2015 14:20

Welcome to Kiser's Orthotics Prosthetics

Kiser’s Orthotic and Prosthetic ServicesKiser’s Orthotic and Prosthetic Services, Inc. is a full service orthotic and prosthetic provider.

We provide state of the art orthotics and prosthetics in a timely cost effective manner. All within a safe, private, comfortable, accessible and caring atmosphere, where we put patient care first!

At Kiser’s Orthotic and Prosthetic Services, Inc. (KOPS), we've been providing professional, quality orthotic and prosthetic services in New Hampshire, Vermont and Massachusetts since 1987.
Our Philosophy puts the patient first. We are committed to providing the finest orthotic and prosthetic care in a compassionate and friendly manner, and receive the personalized care they deserve.

Our Orthotists and Prosthetists, technicians and support personnel, take pride in designing, fabricating and fitting superior devices.

Kiser’s Orthotic and Prosthetic Services, Inc. maintains contracts with most major managed care organizations in our areas and is Medicare and Medicaid certified.

In addition, we service a wide variety of commercial insurances. Prospective patients can call their insurance customer service department to verify individual coverage, or we can assist with this process. We bill all insurance on behalf of the patient.

Hours:
Keene NH Office
Monday - Friday / 8:30 – 5:30
KOPS Interior ReceptionSaturday and Sunday / Closed

Turners Fall MA Office
by Appointment

Contact Information
238 Church Street, Keene NH 03431
7 Burnham Street, Turners Falls, MA 01376
Phone (603) 357-7666

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Wednesday, 18 March 2015 14:17

Kiser's Orthotic and Prosthetic Services

Kiser's Orthotic and Prosthetic ServicesKiser's Orthotic and Prosthetic Services, Inc. was founded by Michael Kiser CO and Frances Kiser CPO.
A husband and wife team dedicated to assisting the amputee and orthopedically challenged person to regain their normal life styles in New Hampshire, Vermont, and Massachusetts.


Frances Kiser CPO

Certified Prosthetist and Orthotist
Frances KiserAfter earning her Bachelors degree at The University of Massachusetts, Frances Kiser CPO started working on Cape Cod as a secretary and fitter at Bay Orthopedics.

She decided she had a unique aptitude and empathy for the practice of Orthotics and Prosthetics.

She applied and was accepted to Northwestern University’s Orthotic and Prosthetic Practitioner program at The Rehab Institute of Chicago.

Frances graduated in 1982 with a certificate in Orthotics and Prosthetics. She moved to California and was a staff Orthotist Prosthetist at Orthomedics Inc. in Riverside CA.

Frances married Michael Kiser CO in 1983 and earned her Prosthetic and Orthotic certification in 1984.

She and Michael founded Kiser’s Orthotic and Prosthetic Services, Inc. in Keene, NH in 1987.

Certifications in: C-Leg microprocessor knee, I-limb microprocessor hand, MAS Socket, Harmony Suction System, etc.


Michael Kiser CO
Certified Orthotist

Michael KiserMike entered Cerritos College in the Orthotic and Prosthetic program as he started working at Johnson’s Orthopedic in Orange, CA in 1976.

He graduated and earned certificates at UCLA in Orthotics and Prosthetics. Mike was accepted to Northwestern University’s Orthotic Practitioner program at The Rehab Institute of Chicago and graduated in 1982 with a certificate in Orthotics.

He resumed his position at Johnson’s Orthopedic in Orange, CA where he was a staff Orthotist in attendance of eight California Children’s Service clinics. Mike had extensive experience in pediatric orthotics, scoliosis treatment, fracture management, and Reciprocation Gait orthotics.

Mike married Frances Kiser CPO in 1983 and earned his Orthotic certification in 1984. He and Frances founded Kiser’s Orthotic and Prosthetic Services, Inc. in Keene, NH in 1987.

Certifications in: Boston Scoliosis system, Charleston Bending nocturnal scoliosis system, Providence Scoliosis System, Reciprocation Gait Orthosis, Sarmiento Fracture Management, Dynamic Movement Orthosis (DMO), Boston Band Cranial Remolding Helmet, and WalkAide Functional Electrical Stimulation System and etc.

Published in Services
Monday, 17 September 2012 14:55

About Us

Kiser's Orthotic & Prosthetic Services, Inc. was founded by Michael Kiser CO and Frances Kiser CPO.... a husband and wife team dedicated to assisting the amputee and orthopedically challenged person to regain their normal life styles in New Hampshire, Vermont, and Massachusetts.

We are located in Keene, New Hampshire and also in Turners Falls, Massachusetts. Both offices earned the highest certification available by The American Board for Certification in Orthotics and Prosthetics located in Alexandria, VA.

Michael and Frances KiserIn prosthetics KOPS utilizes the latest technologies like the MAS socket, Microprocessor knees such as the C-leg, and the Plie knee. We fit vacuum below knee sockets like the Harmony system. We also offer all energy storing feet. In upper extremity we fit myoelectric hands and elbows including rotators, and fit biceps cineplasty. We are iLimb certified.

In orthotics KOPS makes most orthosis on site in our full laboratory. We fit the Boston brace, Charleston Bending brace, and Providence brace for scoliosis. We fit Cascade DAFOs, Benik products, DMO (Dynamic Movement Orthosis), SPIO vests, TheraTogs, Stance phase knee joints, Arizona AFOs. We make custom foot orthotics for most foot conditions including plantar fasciitis and posterior tibialis deficiency. We make Ultra flex dynamic stretching orthosis to treat contractures.

Our main office is located in the picturesque Monadnock region of Keene, New Hampshire. Our building is one-story with no stairs or ramps to traverse, and there is ample parking directly at the front door. Plus, all hallways are six feet wide for easy wheelchair access. Our Turners Falls office is handy for the residents of the Pioneer Valley of Western Massachusetts. Both offices are convenient to Vermont residents and we provide service to hospitals in this tri-state area.


Qualifications

1. Practitioners are all Board certified by The American Board for certification. They exceed the continuing education requirement.

2. Both facilities are credentialed by the American Board for Certification.

3. Kiser’s Orthotic and Prosthetic Services has been providing care for 25 years and both Mike Kiser with 36 years of experience in Orthotics and Frances Kiser CPO has 34 years experience in Orthotics and Prosthetics

4. KOPS meets all 30 Medicare DMEPOS supplier standards.

5. We are a member of AOPA, ABC,AAOP and OPGA.


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Published in Orthotics Prosthetics
Monday, 17 September 2012 14:51

Kiser's Orthotic and Prosthetic Services

Michael and Frances KiserKiser's Orthotic & Prosthetic Services, Inc. was founded by Michael Kiser CO and Frances Kiser CPO.... a husband and wife team dedicated to assisting the amputee and orthopedically challenged person to regain their normal life styles in New Hampshire, Vermont, and Massachusetts.

We are located in Keene, New Hampshire and also in Turners Falls, Massachusetts. Both offices earned the highest certification available by The American Board for Certification in Orthotics and Prosthetics located in Alexandria, VA.

In prosthetics KOPS utilizes the latest technologies like the MAS socket, Microprocessor knees such as the C-leg, and the Plie knee. We fit vacuum below knee sockets like the Harmony system. We also offer all energy storing feet. In upper extremity we fit myoelectric hands and elbows including rotators, and fit biceps cineplasty. We are iLimb certified.

In orthotics KOPS makes most orthosis on site in our full laboratory. We fit the Boston brace, Charleston Bending brace, and Providence brace for scoliosis. We fit Cascade DAFOs, Benik products, DMO (Dynamic Movement Orthosis), SPIO vests, TheraTogs, Stance phase knee joints, Arizona AFOs. We make custom foot orthotics for most foot conditions including plantar fasciitis and posterior tibialis deficiency. We make Ultra flex dynamic stretching orthosis to treat contractures.

Our main office is located in the picturesque Monadnock region of Keene, New Hampshire. Our building is one-story with no stairs or ramps to traverse, and there is ample parking directly at the front door. Plus, all hallways are six feet wide for easy wheelchair access. Our Turners Falls office is handy for the residents of the Pioneer Valley of Western Massachusetts. Both offices are convenient to Vermont residents and we provide service to hospitals in this tri-state area.

Published in Orthotics Prosthetics
Monday, 17 September 2012 14:46

Mission Statement

Kiser’s Orthotic and Prosthetic Services, Inc. is a full service orthotic and prosthetic provider.

We provide state of the art orthotics and prosthetics in a timely cost effective manner. All within a safe, private, comfortable, accessible and caring atmosphere, where we put patient care first!

At Kiser’s Orthotic and Prosthetic Services, Inc. (KOPS), we've been providing professional, quality orthotic and prosthetic services in New Hampshire, Vermont and Massachusetts since 1987.

Our Philosophy puts the patient first. We are committed to providing the finest orthotic and prosthetic care in a compassionate and friendly manner, and receive the personalized care they deserve.

Our Orthotists and Prosthetists, technicians and support personnel, take pride in designing, fabricating and fitting superior devices.

Kiser’s Orthotic and Prosthetic Services, Inc. maintains contracts with most major managed care organizations in our areas and is Medicare and Medicaid certified.

In addition, we service a wide variety of commercial insurances. Prospective patients can call their insurance customer service department to verify individual coverage, or we can assist with this process. We bill all insurance on behalf of the patient.


Hours
:
KOPS interior receptionKeene NH Office
Monday - Friday / 8:30 – 5:30                                                  
Saturday and Sunday / Closed

Turners Fall MA Office
by Appointment

Contact Information
25 Avon Street, Keene, NH. 03431
7 Burnham Street, Turners Falls, MA  01376
Phone (603) 357-7666


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Michael and Frances Kiser

About Us

Kiser's Orthotic & Prosthetic Services, Inc. was founded by Michael Kiser CO and Frances Kiser CPO.... a husband and wife team dedicated to assisting the amputee and orthopedically challenged person to regain their normal life styles in New Hampshire, Vermont, and Massachusetts.We are located in Keene, New Hampshire…

Mission Statement

Kiser’s Orthotic and Prosthetic Services, Inc. is a full service orthotic and prosthetic provider. We provide state of the art orthotics and prosthetics in a timely cost effective manner. All within a safe, private, comfortable, accessible and caring atmosphere, where we put patient care first!At Kiser’s Orthotic and…
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Prosthetics

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Amputee Guide

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Kiser’s Orthotic and Prosthetic Services

Keene

Kiser’s Orthotic and Prosthetic Services, Inc. has moved our Keene location to 25 Avon Street. The parking lot and accessible entrance with automatic doors is located in the rear adjacent to Walgreens drive through pharmacy. The New location is larger with additional patient care and laboratory space to better serve…
Orthotics Prosthetics Qualifications

Kiser's Orthotic and Prosthetic Qualifications

1. Practitioners are all Board certified by The American Board for certification. They exceed the continuing education requirement.2. Both facilities are credentialed by the American Board for Certification.3. Kiser’s Orthotic and Prosthetic Services has been providing care for over 25 years. Both Mike Kiser with 33…
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Medicare Supplier Standards

Medicare DMEPOS Supplier Standards Note: This is an abbreviated version of the supplier standards every Medicare DMEPOS supplier must meet in order to obtain and retain their billing privileges. These standards, in their entirety, are listed in 42 C.F.R. 424.57(c). 1. A supplier must be in compliance with all…
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Turner's Falls

Turners Falls, MA office7 Burnham Street, Turners Falls, MA, 01376Phone (413) 772-2573Hours in Turners Falls: Monday: ClosedTuesday: 8:00am to 6:30pmWednesday: 8:00am to 12:30pmThursday: 8:00am to 6:00pmFriday: 1.30pm to 6:30pmSaturday / Sunday closed
Kiser's Orthotic and Prosthetic Services

Kiser's Orthotic and Prosthetic Services

Kiser's Orthotic and Prosthetic Services, Inc. was founded by Michael Kiser CO and Frances Kiser CPO.A husband and wife team dedicated to assisting the amputee and orthopedically challenged person to regain their normal life styles in New Hampshire, Vermont, and Massachusetts. Frances Kiser CPOCertified Prosthetist…

Cranial Remolding

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Partial Foot Prosthesis

Partial Foot Prosthesis

Partial Foot Amputations can includes Toe, Transmetatarsal, Lis Franc, Chopart, Pirogoff, Boyd and Symes.When faced with the prospect of losing a part of one's foot, there are several challenges to face for the patient and the rehabilitation team. Preserving as much of the limb as possible is a primary…
i-Limb Hand

i-Limb Hand

The worlds first fully articulating and commercially available bionic hand.Touch Bionics is a leading developer of advanced upper-limb prosthetics (ULP). One of the two products now commercially available from the company, the i-LIMB Hand, is a first-to-market prosthetic device with five individually powered digits.…
Michael and Frances Kiser

Kiser's Orthotic and Prosthetic Services

Kiser's Orthotic & Prosthetic Services, Inc. was founded by Michael Kiser CO and Frances Kiser CPO.... a husband and wife team dedicated to assisting the amputee and orthopedically challenged person to regain their normal life styles in New Hampshire, Vermont, and Massachusetts.We are located in Keene, New Hampshire…
Your Visit

Your Visit

Making the Most of Your Visit to our Office! Many people are unsure on how to prepare for their visit to see their Prosthetist or Orthotist. Here are some suggestions that will make your visit more efficient. Be on time for your appointment.On your first visit, bring your prescription from the referring…

Compression Suits

Dynamic Movement Orthosis DMODynamic Movement OrthosesDynamic Movement Orthoses are a relatively new approach to managing abnormal tone and neurological dysfunction. The aim is to improve functional abilities through the application of an orthosis designed to meet individual needs and objectives.Each orthosis is made…
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Patient Bill of Rights

As an individual receiving orthotic and prosthetic services from Kiser’s Orthotic and Prosthetic Services, Inc., let it be known and understood that you have the following rights: 1. To select those who provide you orthotic and prosthetic services.2. To be provided with legitimate identification by any person or…
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HIPAA

NOTICE OF PRIVACY PRACTICESFor KISER’S ORTHOTIC AND PROSTHETIC SERVICES, INC. This summary briefly describes important information contained in our Notice of Privacy Practices. We encourage you to take the time to read the complete Notice, which is attached to this summary. Our Notice of Privacy Practices describes…
Kiser’s Orthotic and Prosthetic Services

Welcome to Kiser's Orthotics Prosthetics

Kiser’s Orthotic and Prosthetic Services, Inc. is a full service orthotic and prosthetic provider. We provide state of the art orthotics and prosthetics in a timely cost effective manner. All within a safe, private, comfortable, accessible and caring atmosphere, where we put patient care first!At Kiser’s Orthotic and…

Qualifications

1. Practitioners are all Board certified by The American Board for certification. They exceed the continuing education requirement. 2. Both facilities are credentialed by the American Board for Certification. 3. Kiser’s Orthotic and Prosthetic Services has been providing care for 22 years and both Mike Kiser with 33…
Sacral belt

Spinal Orthotics

Spinal Orthotics Sacral orthosis SO Sacral belt provides tension and compression to the sacrum and pelvis Lumbar Sacral Orthosis LSOCorset provides compression and mild motion control Warm-n-form provides compression and mild motion control Chair back orthosis limits motion and provides abdominal compression Boston…
Humeral Fracture Brace

Fracture

Sarmiento Fracture Orthotics Humeral Fracture Orthosis For mid-third humeral fractures Radial / Ulna fracture Orthosis For mid-third radial/ulna fractures Elbow fracture Orthosis for Distal 1/3 Humeral or proximal 1/3 Radial/Ulna fractures Tibia Fracture Orthosis Femoral Fracture Orthosis
C-Leg

C-Leg Microprocessor Prosthetic Knee

Stability right when you need it!With the C-Leg® and Compact knees you can speed up, slow down, take on hills and go down stairs step-over-step. You get unparalleled stability right when you need it—along with a secure, more natural gait.How C-Leg technology works:The revolutionary microprocessor that controls the…
Semi Rigid

Lower Extremity

Foot Orthotics FO custom molded Semi rigid; Appropriate for sports, pronation, plantar fasciitis and heel spurs. It cups the heel utilizing your own natural padding arch support with lateral support to maintain your position on the orthotic. Rigid Orthotics: Appropriate for the very heavy patient. UCBL: Good for severe…
Frances Kiser

Staff

Frances Kiser CPOCertified Prosthetist and OrthotistAfter earning her Bachelors degree at The University of Massachusetts, Frances Kiser CPO started working on Cape Cod as a secretary and fitter at Bay Orthopedics. She decided she had a unique aptitude and empathy for the practice of Orthotics and Prosthetics. She…
Scoliosis

Scoliosis

ScoliosisScoliosis is a lateral (toward the side) curvature in the normally straight vertical line of the spine. The normal spine curves gently backward in the upper back and gently inward in the lower back. When viewed from the side, the spine should show a mild roundness in the upper back and shows a degree of…