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Retrofit

Retrofit How does retrofitting work? The key to retrofitting is the pattern and thickness of the interface material inside the liner, called the liner profile. Liners with the same profile will fit into the same socket. Because WillowWood offers a range of liners with the same profile, patients don't need to switch sockets to switch Continue reading…

Liners

With all of the options available, we know it can be confusing to find the best liner for you. We’re here to help break it down for you. There are three key components in every liner: Interface Material: This is the type of material that goes against your skin. Fabric: This is the type of Continue reading…

Using the Alpha® Liner to Manage Residual Limb Volume Change

Last month we talked about the concept of Alpha Liner “retrofitting” – swapping out one kind of Alpha Liner for another without having to switch sockets. As you may recall, there are two types of retrofitting. Our previous post described Lifestyle Activity Retrofitting, where you swap a liner of one interface material for another to Continue reading…

An Interface Material for Every Activity

You’ve probably heard of the concept of “retrofitting” in many aspects of your life – maybe retrofitting the windows in your house, or retrofitting the stereo in your car. In each example, you are replacing some of the equipment that was not originally part of the item. Did you know you can do the same Continue reading…

A Word to our Customers

November 18, 2013 A Word to our Customers On Nov. 1, a federal court in Florida ruled that WillowWood could no longer sell Alpha® Classic and Hybrid Liners and Sleeves containing its Advanced Gel formula because it infringed on a U.S. patent held by a competitor. While we respectfully disagree with the court’s decision, we Continue reading…

WillowWood Releases New ‘Soft’ Silicone Liners

December 12, 2013 Contact: Lisa Watkins 740.869.3377 ext. 106 WillowWood Releases New 'Soft' Silicone Liners Building upon its extensive expertise in manufacturing prosthetic liners, WillowWood has engineered a new silicone formula that replicates the performance and comfort levels of thermoplastic elastomer liners. WillowWood’s new Express Liner features a softer-durometer silicone. The silicone formula was developed specifically Continue reading…
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