Upper Extremity Prosthesis

Interface: Gel or Silicone Liner or Sock between residual limb and prosthesis. Provides protection to skin and comfort.

Suspension: Holds prosthesis to the residual limb

Socket: Part of the prosthesis that is manufactured to a custom molded model of the patient’s limb

Shoulder: Prosthetic Shoulder

Elbow: Prosthetic Elbow

Terminal Device: Prosthetic hook or hand