In 2019, Emily became the Owner/President of San Francisco Prosthetic Orthotic Service. After 9 years of managing the practice, it was a smooth transition. Her goals are to create an awesome workplace and clinic for both employees and patients alike. Certified Mastectomy Fitter. Emily grew up in the O & P industry learning the administrative/billing side of the business while working for her father’s O & P company. While obtaining her bachelor’s degrees in Business Administration and Economics she was introduced to Mastectomy Fitting and given the opportunity to meet with and fit clients. Emily has now been fitting women with mastectomy products for over 17 years. Her goal as a mastectomy fitter is to make sure clients leave our office feeling happy and confident about themselves and the products they have chosen.
Michael has been treating amputees and those in need of orthopedic bracing for over 20 years. After a brief stint as an industrial engineer, Michael initially worked as an orthotic and prosthetic technician for several years before earning his graduate certification in Orthotics and Prosthetics from Northwestern University. With extensive fabrication knowledge and the ability to think outside the box, Michael works collaboratively with his patients to create a solution to their orthopedic problems. Certified in C-leg, Rheo, Plie’ knees as well as Walk-aide, stance control orthoses and others, Michael keeps current on the latest technologies to provide these to his patients when appropriate, and an advocate for them to third party payers.
Daniel Ballarin is a Certified Prosthetist Orthotist who works with San Francisco Prosthetic Orthotic, Inc. Daniel is originally from Omaha, Nebraska. He received his bachelors in biology from the University of Nebraska and went on to study Prosthetics and Orthotics at Northwestern. Daniel was introduced to the field when he met his wife’s family, who’s brother is an amputee and mother is a brace wearer. It was perfect for learning about the daily struggles that our patients go through. He is really active and loves rock climbing.
Brittney O’Neal is a Certified Prosthetist Orthotist who works with San Francisco Prosthetic Orthotic Service, Inc.