Advanced Arm Dynamics (AAD), announced the promotion of Rob Dodson, CPO, LPO, to clinical manager of AAD’s Southwest Center of Excellence in Dallas. He has been an upper limb prosthetic specialist at the Center since 2005.
“The success of our patients is the most important aspect of my work at AAD,” Dodson stated in a press release. “My expertise in the field of upper extremity prosthetics has been greatly enhanced by numerous opportunities to present, publish and participate in research and development.”
Before coming to AAD, Dodson spent 3 years as a prosthetist/orthotist at the Center for Independent Rehabilitative Services in San Jose, Calif. His prosthetic residency was performed at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, and he completed prosthetic and orthotic rotations with the Scottish Rite Hospital and Hanger Prosthetics & Orthotics.
“Over the past 5 years, Rob has been vital to the operation of our Southwest Center of Excellence,” John Miguelez, AAD president and senior clinical director, stated in the release. “He is dedicated to the unique prosthetic needs of our patients and consistently reaches above and beyond in his pursuit of clinical excellence.”
Dodson’s academic background includes a bachelor of science in biomedical science from Texas A&M University, and a bachelor of science in prosthetics and orthotics from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center.