Bakari Smith, MSOP, CPO


Bakari Smith, MSOP, CPO


Bakari is an ABC-certified prosthetist/orthotist for Hanger Clinic in Scottsdale and Mesa, Arizona. He specializes in upper and lower extremity prosthetics and custom orthotics.

Bakari has worked at Hanger Clinics throughout the United States, including locations in Washington D.C., Illinois (Oak Park, Chicago, and Schaumburg), and Arizona (Glendale). He has extensive training in upper and lower extremity prosthetics from several different mentors with over 30 years of experience.

Bakari enjoys the field of orthotics and prosthetics (O&P) because it combines a variety of attributes and skills – love for helping people, the opportunity to be innovative and creative, and the ability to work with your hands. The field is dynamic and ever-changing, which constantly pushes him to use his critical thinking skills to come up with the best treatment plan. O&P also allows Bakari to use his innate qualities like being a problem-solver and an optimist to enhance the quality of life for his patients.

Outside of work, Bakari enjoys outdoor activities, traveling, and sports like basketball, football, hiking, fishing, and camping.


  • Master of Science in Prosthetics and Orthotics, Baylor College of Medicine, 2021

Clinic Locations

Scottsdale Scottsdale
3303 N 75th St
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
Fax: (480) 945-3410
Mesa Mesa
932 W Southern Ave,
Suite 1
Mesa, AZ 85210
Fax: (480) 464-2297

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