||Miracle Limbs was recently asked to assist the Decker family, victims of the horrific
tornados that hit Henryville, Indiana in March 2012.
Mother of two children, Stephanie Decker lost both legs when she threw herself over her children in the basement as a tornado
completely decimated their home.
Miracle Limbs flew up to Indiana from Florida to assist Stephanie and her family as she adapts to her new reality.
Stephanie is doing incredibly well. She is already
shrinking on the BK side and will be getting a socket
change probably in a week or two (all within
expectations). She had the graft surgery on the AK (Above
Knee) side about two weeks ago. Dr. Smith says that so far
it is healing great.
States Kentucky Prosthetics, “We fully expect her
physician to release her for prosthetic fittings on
schedule. We have the Genium knee here in the office
so that we can start with it as soon as Dr. Smith releases
her. Otto Bock is sending in one of their teachers to
make sure that we have everything correct on the
We fully expect by June 15th, she will be walking
independently. And then the world better watch out,
because nothing will slow this lady down!
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