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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 CPO
Certified Prosthetist and Orthotist
After 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
Mike 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Keene NH Office
Monday - Friday / 8:30 – 5:30
Saturday and Sunday / Closed
Turners Fall MA Office
25 Avon Street, Keene, NH. 03431
7 Burnham Street, Turners Falls, MA 01376
Phone (603) 357-7666