Description of the Program
Technologists are allied health professionals who assist Orthopaedic
Surgeons in the treatment of patients in a variety of health care
environments. They are employed in hospitals, clinics and private
Orthopaedic Technologists apply, adjust and/or
remove casts, splints and braces. They also set up, adjust and
maintain traction configurations, assist with the care of acutely
injured patients and assist the physician in the reduction and/or
manipulation of orthopaedic injuries.
The one-year program is designed to provide
Orthopaedic Technology graduates with lifetime professional skills
in a rapidly expanding allied health field.
Grossmont College Health Professions
8800 Grossmont College Drive
El Cajon, CA 92020
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