The Amputation Surgery Education Center
Dedicated to helping surgeons improve technique and patient outcomes


Who We Are:   
The ASEC effort is led by Prosthetics Research Study (Seattle, WA) in collaboration with Otto Bock (Minneapolis, MN), the Amputee Coalition of America, the University of Washington Department of Orthopaedics (Seattle, WA), and Harborview Medical Center (Seattle, WA).

 Meet the ASEC team

 Learn more about our partners

Click HERE to access Instructional Surgical       Videos

Choose an area to begin:

Philosophy - The philosophy of ASEC

Fundamentals - General principles of amputation surgery

Surgical Levels - Teaching modules for each amputation level

Consumer Articles - A collection of InMotion articles written  by Douglas G. Smith, MD


Sponsored by a generous educational grant from  Otto Bock USA  Healthcare