The MPO Staff — Chris P. Boosalis, C.P.
Chris is the director of Minnesota Prosthetics and Orthotics, a division of Twin Cities Orthopedics.
Chris received his prosthetic training from 1984-1986. After a four year internship and residency he was certified by the American Board for Certification (ABC) in Orthotics and Prosthetics in 1990 and is a member in good standing with the ABC.
Chris has worked from 1986 to the present serving people with limb loss in the Twin Cities.
In 2003, he formed Minnesota Prosthetics and Orthotics, Inc., an independent provider of prosthetic and orthotic appliances, and in 2006 his company joined TCO.
Currently, Chris serves as a board member for the Minnesota Society of Orthotists, Prosthetists and Pedorthists. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists, both nationally and locally. He has served as a director of the local Chapter of the American Academy in 1999 and 2000 and was an advisory board member for the Orthotic and Prosthetic program at Century College for 12 years.
“It is easy to get excited about stories of amputees climbing mountains and winning races, but you have to walk before you can run. It all starts with a dedicated team of physicians, therapists, prosthetists, and most of all, a willing patient to get the results he or she wants to achieve.”