Brian Heckathorn, CPO

Area Director
Cranial Helmets
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The CARE (Cranial Asymmetry Remolding Experts) Network is comprised of the nation’s leading orthotists specializing in the management of cranial asymmetries.
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Brian Heckathorn, CPO

Brian Heckathorn, CPO

Area Director
Cranial Helmets
i

The CARE (Cranial Asymmetry Remolding Experts) Network is comprised of the nation’s leading orthotists specializing in the management of cranial asymmetries.
Learn more


Brian is an ABC-certified prosthetist/orthotist with 20 years of experience. He serves as Area Director for the state of Massachusetts.

Brian sees a wide spectrum of patients, and he specializes in lower extremity prosthetics, advanced orthotic technology, and infant cranial asymmetry. Brian is passionate about finding customized solutions for every individual he works with. He is often called in to consult on difficult cases throughout New England and beyond. Additionally, he is a frequent guest lecturer and has advisory positions with various clinics and initiatives outside and within Hanger Clinic.

Outside the clinic, Brian is an avid outdoorsman and enjoys fishing, hunting, sports, and spending time with his wife and three children.

Education & Certifications

  • Bachelor of Arts in Health Sciences, Albion College, 2000
  • Orthotics, Newington Certificate Program, 2001 – class salutatorian
  • Prosthetics, Newington Certificate Program, 2005

Awards & Accolades

  •  Hanger Clinic Excellence Award for Clinical Excellence, 2011

Clinic Locations

Boston Boston
55 Fruit St,
Yawkey Building, Suite 3C
Boston, MA 02114
Fax: (617) 726-2739
South Easton South Easton
67 Belmont St
South Easton, MA 02375
Fax: (508) 238-2352
Braintree Braintree
197 Quincy Ave
Braintree, MA 02184
Fax: (781) 794-1769
Leominster Leominster
100 Erdman Way,
Suite 100
Leominster, MA 01453
Fax: (978) 466-7444
Methuen Methuen
100 Milk St,
Suite 120
Methuen, MA 01844
Fax: (978) 685-7264
Plymouth Plymouth
124 Long Pond Rd ,
Suite 3
Plymouth, MA 02360
Fax: (774) 773-9679
Springfield Springfield
1985 Main St,
Northgate Shopping Center
Springfield, MA 01103
Fax: (413) 734-3900
West Yarmouth West Yarmouth
126B Mid Tech Dr
West Yarmouth, MA 02673
Fax: (508) 775-7609
Woburn Woburn
232 W Cummings Park
Woburn, MA 01801
Fax: (781) 932-5827
Worcester Worcester
255 Park Ave,
Suite 200, Parkview Office Tower
Worcester, MA 01609
Fax: (508) 752-9087

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