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Orthopedic Appliance Company was established in 1960 for the purpose of providing custom made orthopedic bracing and artificial limbs to the people of Western North Carolina.  Since 1960 our full service orthotic, prosthetic, and rehabilitation firm has cared for people with disabilities.  Our company was founded by Ralph Aycock, CPO, and his wife LaDare, now deceased, who managed the office.  Their sons, William Jr. (Bill) and Owen, are also both certified prosthetists and orthotists, now manage the family business.  Orthopedic Appliance Company is proud to offer you the latest innovations in Orthotics, Prosthetics, and Mobility equipment.