Amira Mouad, CPO
Certified Prosthetist Orthotist
Amira Mouad, CPO, is an American Board of Certification (ABC) certified prosthetist and orthotist who joined Ability Prosthetics and Orthotics in the Asheville, NC office.
Amira fell in love with the field of orthotics and prosthetics through her desire to help others achieve their goals while also exercising her creativity. She began her career working with a prosthetic manufacturing company in Orlando. Her time was spent gaining technical experience, specializing in elevated vacuum, and troubleshooting devices for other clinicians around the world.
In 2015, Amira gained additional certification as a cranial remolding specialist. She worked as the sole clinician under a pediatric craniofacial surgeon and neurosurgeon in private practice as well as at Arnold Palmer Children’s Hospital. She gained experience in remolding for positional deformities as well as designing, fitting, and monitoring orthoses for infants who have undergone endoscopic release for craniosynostosis.
Accomplishments & Qualifications
- ABC Certified Prosthetist and Orthotist
- Bachelor’s degree in Healthcare Administration from University of Central Florida
- Orthotics and Prosthetics certifications from Northwestern University in Chicago
- Member of the American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists (AAOP) and the American Orthotic & Prosthetic Association (AOPA)