Monday, January 6, 2014

Meet Ability Prosthetic & Orthotics

Five Questions with John Jacobs, Clinical Manager, Ability Prosthetics & Orthotics

73 Thomas Johnson Drive, Suite B
Frederick, MD 21702

How long have you been in business?
8 years in Frederick. Company 10 years

How many employees do you have?
2 –Frederick, 34 Company wide

Why do believe you will be successful in Frederick County?
The Frederick location was ideal for our company as it provided an opportunity to provide needed full time Orthotics and Prosthetics care to a city that services two major metropolitan communities. Our emersion in the Frederick medical community has been seamless and we have been able to provide much needed O & P services to an under served area of Maryland. The counties quality medical facilities and caregivers have helped us achieve our goals and our continued success has lead to expanding our current facility and adding more employees. 

 If your company is involved in community outreach, please give us your involvement?
We have a program were we collect used prosthetic devices from the community and have partnered with an organization that distributes them to under serviced regions and persons. Recently we were involved in a large donation to Philippines, due to the recent catastrophe.

 What are you most proud of?
How we have grown in the community the last eight years and how our services have made an impact on the citizens of Frederick County. We look forward to our future in the local community and providing quality prosthetic and orthotics services to its citizens.