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A Day at the Races

Did you know that 80% of amputees live in low-income countries and only 2% of them have access to care? The Range of Motion Project (ROMP) — a non-profit, for-impact healthcare organization co-founded by a former Scheck & Siress practitioner in 2005 — is dedicated to providing prosthetic and orthotic care to those who cannot […]

Scheck & Siress Names a New Shareholder

Oakbrook Terrace, IL (October 19th, 2018) — Scheck & Siress is pleased to announce Matthew Okon, CPO/LPO, as the newest shareholder of the company. Matt is an American Board Certified and Illinois Licensed Prosthetist and Orthotist with over 17 years of experience. He is the Lab Manager at Scheck & Siress’ Hickory Hills location. Matt […]

Scheck & Siress Sponsors 2018 Warrior Games

Scheck & Siress Sponsors 2018 Warrior Games to Support Participating Athletes Scheck & Siress recently participated as a sponsor at the 2018 Department of Defense Warrior Games — a 9-day athletic event held at The Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. More than 300 active-duty military service members and veterans competed at the event, representing […]

Ryan Caldwell Teaches NU-FlexSIV Socket Design Course

Scheck & Siress prosthetist, Ryan Caldwell, CP/L, FAAOP, held a two-day hands-on course to teach his above-knee prosthetic socket design to 14 other prosthetists from all over the country. The course was held in Orlando, Florida, and sponsored by the Ossur Academy. The NU-FlexSIV socket design works to address the most common complaints of transfemoral […]

Scheck and Siress Hosted the 2018 Scheck SymPOsium

#ScheckAndSiress hosted the 2018 Scheck SymPOsium — an orthotics and prosthetics conference. #ScheckAndSiress practitioners gained fresh insights from industry experts on topics such as ankle tendon transfer surgery, neuroplasticity and implication to rehabilitation, the NU-FlexSIV Socket, orthotic management, and many more. Attendees walked away with comprehension on professional development, supportive learning, and having a transformative […]

Scheck Resident Presents about 3D Printing at Thomas Middle School

Partnered with Sonya Hill from the Arlington Heights Memorial Library, Max Krueger, Resident Prosthetist and Orthotist and Scheck & Siress, presented and spoke about 3D printing at Thomas Middle School for a class project 3DRD — a critical thinking design Class. Students walked away with knowledge about three-dimensional printing and how physical object from 3D digital models […]

Ryan Caldwell, CP, and Stefania Fatone, PhD, BPO(Hons) Teach Second NU-FlexSIV Socket Course in Sanda, Japan.

Ryan Caldwell, CP, and Stefania Fatone, PhD, BPO(Hons) were once again invited to the The Kobe College of Medical Welfare in Sanda, Japan to teach a second NU-FlexSIV Socket Course in March, 2018. Fatone and Caldwell presented the first NU-FlexSIV Socket Course in Japan in August 2017, and received an enthusiastic response. Ryan Caldwell was […]

Congressman Peter Roskam Visits Scheck & Siress

At Scheck & Siress, patient satisfaction is our legacy. Our mission has always been to become the premier, private group practice in Orthotics and Prosthetics with the primary goal of quality care for our patients, and to create a team environment in which we work. Congressman Peter Roskam, representative of the 6th district of Illinois, […]

Scheck & Siress Prosthetics, Inc. Provides Financial Resources to Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University

Scheck & Siress believes in improving and restoring patients’ mobility and helping them achieve their goals, and is committed to investing in the future of prosthetics and orthotics to develop improvements in clinical treatment paths and technology to provide enhanced services to those patients in need of prosthetic and orthotic care. On April 6th, 2018, […]