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World-Renowned Prosthetist Educates Amputees [AUDIO]

Kevin Carroll (left) and Cooper Gehrman (right) of Hanger Clinics (Photo: Alex Svejkovsky, WJON News)

ST. CLOUD — Hanger Clinic has been helping amputee’s live a normal life with there work in prosthetics. Today world-renowned prosthetist Kevin Carroll stopped by to help educate amputees on new technology and what’s to come in the future.

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Best know for his development of a prosthetic tail for a dolphin, which inspired the movie Dolphin Tale, Carroll is seeing patients throughout the day at Hanger Clinic until 5:00 p.m. to discuss what it is the patient is looking for and what he can do to help.

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At a young age he worked at a hospital with his mother helping people with mental and physical disabilities. Kevin says it’s his passion to help people that keeps him inspired.

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To see the movie trailer which includes an interview with Carroll click on Dolphin Tale.

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