Ryan graduated from La Trobe University Melbourne in 2002 with a Bachelor of Prosthetics and Orthotics and has recently completed an Executive MBA in 2016. Ryan’s interest in Prosthetics and Orthotics started in High School, choosing subjects to secure his place at La Trobe University. Ryan began working in the Prosthetic and Orthotic industry in 2003, establishing SSS Prosthetics and Orthotics in Townsville in 2005, with the aim to focus on local based high quality care in North Queensland. Ryan’s biggest clinical interest is pathological gait, how he can manipulate a walking pattern to optimise it for both comfort, function, protection and longevity whether it be amputee, neurological or other orthopaedic conditions.
Ryan is a member of AOPA.
Daniel graduated from La Trobe University, Melbourne in 2002 with a Bachelor of Prosthetics and Orthotics. He started his career on the Gold Coast then moved back to Melbourne to work at The Royal Talbot Austin Health. Getting the travel bug he then moved to the UK working at Peacocks Medical Group and the renowned Queen Mary’s Hospital in Roehampton. In 2005, Daniel joined his university friend Ryan Kelly as joint Director of SSS Prosthetics and Orthotics. Daniel has a keen interest in gait analysis and has completed Otto Bock Academy courses for Transfemoral, Transtibial and Upper Limb Prosthetic management.
Daniel is a member of AOPA.
Adrian has recently joined SSS Prosthetics & Orthotics at the brand new, full time prosthetics and orthotics clinic in Mackay. Adrian has over 35 years experience designing and making prosthetic limbs and orthotic devices. He started as a trainee limb maker at Appliance and Limb Centre in Sydney, whilst working as a technician and going to RALAC to complete the XYZ course, as there was no University course at the time. Adrian has managed facilities in NSW and has spent most of his working life in acute rehabilitation and prosthetics. Adrian’s main focus is on improving lives with prosthetics or orthotics, with a passion for both interim and definitive prosthetics. His end goal with all patients and clinical services is to see the smile on his patient’s face when they can achieve their goals through using what he has made.
Adrian is a member of AOPA.
Stephanie graduated from La Trobe University, Melbourne in 2012 with a Bachelor of Health Science and Master of Clinical Prosthetics and Orthotics. She has spent the last 6 years working in an acute hospital setting, enjoying both the role in a critical care stages, through to acute rehabilitation of patients requiring a prosthetic or orthotic provision. Stephanie enjoys working with patients toward specific goals setting, designing and manufacturing prostheses or orthoses to meet these needs. She is also interested in global development and access to prosthetics and orthotics in developing countries.
Gemma has recently joined SSS Prosthetics & Orthotics, since graduating from LA Trobe University in 2019, with a Masters of Clinical Prosthetics and Orthotics. Gemma has previously enjoyed internship within Australia, where she spent time at SSS for further experience. She has a keen interest in idiopathic toe walking, high risk diabetic foot management, neurological and paediatric orthopaedic conditions, enjoying seeing patient specific goals achieved. Gemma has a passion in managing clients through the interim stages of prosthetic management.
Gemma is a member of AOPA.
Laura graduated from the University of the Sunshine Coast in 2018 with a Bachelor of Applied Science and Master of Clinical Prosthetics and Orthotics. Laura has recently joined SSS Prosthetics and Orthotics in Mackay. Whilst at university Laura enjoyed placements at Royal Brisbane Hospital and private clinics in Perth and South East Queensland. Laura enjoys completing the entire treatment process with her patients from assessing their needs, fabricating their device, fitting and follow up.
Laura is a member of AOPA.
Alicia graduated from La Trobe University, Melbourne in 2019 with a Bachelor of Applied Science and Master of Clinical Prosthetics and Orthotics. She joined the team at SSS Prosthetics and Orthotics after undertaking one of her final year clinical placements here at SSS in Townsville, where she developed a great appreciation for North Queensland. Alicia has a strong clinical interest in the orthotic management of neurological disorders, especially in paediatric populations, which she established through her clinical placements. Alicia also enjoys working closely with patients and their families to achieve their goals.
Alicia is a member of AOPA.