Rehabilitation and Prosthetic Services
Regional Amputation Centers
The Regional Amputation Centers (RACs) have the highest level of specialized expertise in clinical care and technology capable of providing comprehensive rehabilitation care to the most complex amputation cases.
The seven strategically located RACs maintain clinical expertise in state-of-the-art modern medicine, rehabilitation techniques, and prosthetic components and design. They provide comprehensive, holistic rehabilitation care through dedicated interdisciplinary teams, which includes but are not limited to: physiatrists, physical therapists, occupational therapists, prosthetists, social workers, case managers, nurses, psychologists, and recreation therapists. The RACs serve as a resource for other VA medical facilities through the development of telerehabilitation for consultation, models of care, best practices, educational programs and the evaluation of new technology.
Regional Amputation Centers (RACs) Locations
- Palo Alto