Sandra is an American Board Certified Mastectomy fitter. She has completed American Breast Care and Amoena training courses and is trained in Contour Med Custom Breast forms. Sandra has also completed the Ossur orthotic fitters course along with the Jobst gradient system including the Elvarex Lymphedema garment and the custom Sigvaris garments.
Sandra holds an associates degree in Orthotics and Prosthetics from Joliet Junior College. She obtained her internship at our Scheck & Siress UIC and Hickory Hills locations.
Sandra is a breast cancer survivor having had a Bi-lateral Mastectomy in 2008. She truly enjoys helping women find the proper fitting breast prothesis and garments. If she is unable to find a regular breast prosthesis to accommodate her patients she has the option of a custom made prosthesis by scanning.
Sandra became interested in the Orthotics and Prosthestics field as she was a Mom and caregiver for a special needs child/adult for 28 years and she enjoys helping people obtain a better quality of life.