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Hanger featured in the news in Georgia, Ohio, Colorado, Arizona, California, Michigan, Alabama, Oregon, Connecticut, Oklahoma, New York, North Carolina, Florida, and South Carolina

Austin, Texas, April 25, 2012 – Hanger patients and associates continue to make headlines nationwide. The following are links to recent news coverage of Hanger successes from around the country.
 
Georgia man becomes first bilateral amputee to get newest bionic feet
WGCL-TV (CBS), Atlanta, Georgia
 
Georgia man standing tall on the newest bionic feet
WXIA-TV (NBC), Atlanta, Georgia
 
Local man first in state with prosthetic technology
Times-Georgian, Carrollton, Georgia
 
Device Helps Boy Walk, Even After He Takes It Off
WLWT-TV (NBC), Cincinnati, Ohio
 
Hanger Receives Healthcare Leadership Award
O&P Edge, Westminster, Colorado

Iraq war veteran loses limbs, not courage to pursue dreams
Arizona Republic and KPNX-TV (NBC), Tucson, Arizona
 
Triumph in every step
The Record, Stockton, California 
 
New prosthetics change man's life
WALA-TV (FOX), Mobile, Alabama

Man who inspired movie teaching local amputees
KPTV-TV (FOX), Portland, Oregon

Connecticut Woman Shows Off Bionic Leg
WVIT-TV (NBC), West Hartford, Connecticut
 
Connecticut woman one of first to get bionic leg
WTIC-TV (FOX) Morning Show, Hartford, Connecticut
 
Local amputee receives bionic leg
WFSB-TV (CBS), Rocky Hill, Connecticut
 
Winsted Woman Among First U.S. Civilians To Receive Bionic Knee
Hartford Courant, Hartford, Connecticut
 
Winsted resident receives state-of-the-art prosthesis
Register Citizen, Torrington, Connecticut
 
Man Draws Inspiration from Oklahoma Kids Who Are Amputees
KOTV-TV (CBS), Tulsa, Oklahoma

Triple Amputee at Montrose High
WIVT-TV (ABC) / WBGH-TV (NBC), Binghamton, New York
 
Prosthetic Limbs, Authentic Message
WBNG-TV (CBS), Johnson City, New York
 
A Hard Lesson
WICZ-TV (FOX), Vestal, New  York
 
Triple Amputee Shares Story in Elmira
WENY-TV (ABC), Elmira, New York

Pair play cards they are dealt to find love, success
Press-Telegram, Long Beach, California
 
Toddler gets prosthetic legs after rare birth defect
WCNC-TV (NBC), Charlotte, North Carolina
 
Seniors get fit with virtual rehab therapy
WHNS-TV (FOX), Greenville, South Carolina
 
One step at a time: From drug dealer to amputee to world class athlete
WFTS-TV (ABC), Tampa, Florida
 
Amputee takes one step at time
Norwalk Reflector, Norwalk, Ohio

About Hanger Orthopedic Group:
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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