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Hanger featured in the news in California, Florida, Georgia, South Africa, Colorado, New York, Texas, Nevada, and Pennsylvania

Austin, Texas, February 22, 2012 – Hanger patients and associates continue to make headlines worldwide. The following are links to recent news coverage of Hanger successes from around the world.

'Dolphin Tale' prosthetist to speak
The Press-Enterprise, Riverside, California

'Dolphin Tale' scientist to visit ODA students
The Sarasota Observer, Sarasota, Florida

Students get lesson with a porpoise
Gainesville Times, Gainesville, Georgia  

The bionic Winter's tail
Times LIVE, Johannesburg, South Africa

Losses beyond the limb
O&P Edge, Westminster, Colorado

Veteran Receives Bionic Leg
YNN Rochester, Rochester, New York 

Local, retired Marine receives bionic leg
WHEC-TV (NBC), Rochester, New York 

Rochester veteran gets bionic leg
WROC-TV (CBS), Rochester, New York

Local man gets first intuitive knee ever created
WHAM-TV (ABC), Rochester, New York

Rochester veteran one of the first to receive bionic leg
Finger Lakes Daily News, Geneva, New York

Austin-based Hanger revamps its brand
Austin Business Journal, Austin, Texas 

Hanger Unveils New Branding
O&P Edge, Westminster, Colorado

Country's largest prosthetic and orthotic conference in town
KVVU-TV (FOX), Las Vegas, Nevada

Hanger Rebrands, Recreates Itself
Orthopedics This Week, Wayne, Pennsylvania

About Hanger:
Hanger Orthopedic Group, Inc. (NYSE: HGR), headquartered in Austin, Texas, is the world's premier provider for services and products that enhance human physical capability. Founded in 1861 by James Edward Hanger, the first amputee of the Civil War, Hanger provides orthotic and prosthetic patient care services, distributes O&P devices and components, and provides therapeutic solutions to the broader post acute market. For more information on Hanger, visit www.hanger.com.

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Jennifer Bittner, Hanger Orthopedic Group
904-249-4210, jbittner@hanger.com

Krisita Burket, Hanger Orthopedic Group
904-249-0314, kburket@hanger.com

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