Stories

Walking In Braces For the First Time

Larry was injured in 2011. He was dirt biking in Moab Utah. Having willed himself to stand and robotically walk, he hobbled out of the hospital. However, afterward he made little functional progress. Larry started NFT and is now fully functional and married to Lauryn, the director of the NFI. Click here to see his before … Read more

Movement in his paralyzed arm after 3.5 years

In March 2015, Bob Kemper suffered a complete brachial plexus avulsion from a serious ski injury. What this means is that the nerves that operated his right arm were completely severed from his spinal cord. The accident left his dominant arm paralyzed. When Bob came to NFI he had such excruciating phantom pain that he was … Read more

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