In Their Shoes: Prosthetists combine health care, art and science to craft life-altering limbs

Updated: Nov. 17, 2023 at 11:00 AM CST
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It's a dusty job that combines engineering, mechanics, art and health care. And although they are typically mistaken as doctors, prosthetists are actually craftsmen, whose job can be quite gratifying. In today's "In Their Shoes," we meet a Coast prosthetist ​who's been fitting patients with life-altering prosthetics for 27 years. Today's patient- Jaimee Dorris' dad.