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News media around the country feature Hanger Clinic athletes, animal patients, OmniVR technology, and more

Austin, Texas, September 28, 2012 – Hanger patients and associates continue to make headlines. The following are links to recent news coverage of Hanger successes from around the country.

The Role of Physical Agent Modalities in Therapy
Advance for Physical Therapy & Rehab Medicine, King of Prussia, Pennsylvania

Minimizing the effects of knee brace migration
Lower Extremity Review, Albany, New York

New Ravenwood rehab equipment lets patients play their way to recovery
Courier, Waterloo, Iowa

Seasoned Players: Virtual Reality Games Designed Specifically for Geriatric Patients Aid in Rehab
Therapeutic Resources Blog, Long Island City, New York

Whole New World
Advance for Physical Therapy & Rehab Medicine, King of Prussia, Pennsylvania

Miniature donkey foal fitted with prosthetic limb at Auburn's College of Veterinary Medicine
Auburn University website, Auburn, Alabama

AU Veterinary, Hanger Clinic successfully pin the leg on the donkey
Auburn Plainsman, Auburn, Alabama

How a meeting with Winter the Dolphin 5 years ago changed Katrina Simpkins life
WTSP-TV (CBS), Tampa, Florida

Blake Leeper making a full run at Paralympic glory
Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles, California

One Last Thing: 14-Year-Old Methuen Boy Heads To Paralympics
WBZ-TV (CBS), Boston, Massachusetts

Cleveland amputee seeks spot on U.S. paralympic cycling team
WEWS-TV (ABC), Cleveland, Ohio
Amputee Cyclist Tries For Paralympics
WJW-TV (FOX), Cleveland, Ohio
Local paracyclist hopes to make Olympic team
WKYC-TV (NBC), Cleveland, Ohio

Amputees show off athletic prowess at Extremity Games (2 video news pieces)
Your News Now (YNN), Austin, Texas

Breaking down walls: Extremity Games show the difference between 'can' and 'can't
KENS-TV (CBS), San Antonio, Texas

Brendan Driscoll -US Paralympic Track and Field Trials
Boston Globe, Boston, Massachusetts

Teen breaking records, stereotypes
The Eagle-Tribune, North Andover, Massachusetts

Belding grad eyeing spot on National Paralympic Track and Field Team
The Daily News, Greenville, Michigan

Athlete Tries For London Games
WXMI-TV (FOX), Grand Rapids, Michigan

Amputation Doesn't Sideline Local Student, Athlete
WDAF-TV (FOX), Kansas City, Missouri

Local athlete tries out for Paralympic Games
KSHB-TV (NBC), Kansas City, Missouri

Episode 17: 'I just figured out how to make a fist'
Yahoo! News Remake America, Santa Monica, California

Hanger Orthopedic Group shortens name
Austin Business Journal, Austin, Texas

Hanger welcomed to Zachary business community
Zachary Plainsman-News, Zachary, Louisiana

Hundreds of Miles for a Cause
Hometown News (NBC/ABC/CBS/FOX), Lima, Ohio

Back brace gives Valley woman a new lease on life
KPHO-TV (CBS), Phoenix, Arizona

The Makeover/Overhaul - You’re Going To Love The New You
Faith & Fitness Magazine, Chesapeake Bay, Virginia

About Hanger, Inc.:
Hanger, 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

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Jennifer Bittner, Hanger, Inc.

Krisita Burket, Hanger, Inc.

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