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.
Physician Assistant (PA)
A physician assistant (PA) are capable of practicing in every medical specialty and setting. Often serving as a patient’s principal healthcare provider, PAs conduct physicals, assist in surgery, and diagnose & treat illnesses.