We're thrilled to announce that Orthotic Prosthetic Center (OPC), a long-time leader in prosthetic care throughout Northern Virginia, has merged with MCOP. However, even though their name will be changing, OPC will still operate in the exact same manner it always has, providing the highest level of quality care to clients throughout Virginia.Learn More

Glossary of Terms

Learn about the mostly commonly used terms in prosthetics and orthotics industry.


Amputation is the act of removing a limb or body part by incision through a bone. Amputations are described using levels based on where the amputation occurred.

At MCOP, we work with amputees of all levels, even the most challenging, on a regular basis.

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