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  • ABC World News Tonight with David Muir features Yvonne Llanes and unique Hanger Clinic amputee "bootcamp" that changed her life
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Katy Sullivan was born a bilateral, transfemoral amputee

​"No" is not a possiblity

Katy Sullivan was born a bilateral, transfemoral amputee – missing both legs through her femur bones. Ultra sounds were not the norm back in the 70’s when Katy was born, so the first indication that there was a problem was when Katy’s mom was in the hospital in the pains of labor.

Mrs. Sullivan was given anesthesia, but she knew something was amiss before she went under. When she awoke, looking at her husband, wanting to know what happened, she asked him to tell her the truth. He told her Katy was born without her lower legs. Incredulously, she stared at her husband and said, “That’s it?” And, that’s been Katy’s mantra ever since. The absence of her lower legs certainly hasn’t held her back.

In Katy's words, "No, is not a possibility."

Katy Sullivan, bilateral, transfemoral amputee, smiles
Katy Sullivan, double leg amputee, leans against a tree
Katy Sullivan competes in the UCO Endeavor Games
KATY SULLIVAN
Katy is a competitive runner that participates in events such as the Challenged Athletes Triathlon and the UCO Endeavor Games.

​Prosthetic and Orthotic Innovations in Empowerment

At Hanger Clinic, we constantly strive to help our patients improve their quality of life and regain their self-confidence. From prostheses to braces and supports, we are empowering human potential with our unrivaled products and services.​

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​​ Amputee Support Group: AMPOWER by Hanger Clinic

Amputee Support Group: AMPOW​ER by Hanger Clinic

To empower and strengthen those affected by amputation or limb difference through peer mentorship, education and community.

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