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Hanger Clinic patient participates in ABC's "Extreme Makeover: Weight Loss Edition"

Los Angeles, Calif., June 24, 2013 – On Tuesday, June 25, ABC’s “Extreme Makeover: Weight Loss Edition” will feature 23-year-old Appleton, Wisconsin resident Ryan Sawlsville.  After losing his arm in a car accident in 2009, Sawlsville struggled to find a good fit with his prosthesis. As a participant on ABC’s “Extreme Makeover: Weight Loss Edition”, Sawlsville was presented with the opportunity to receive a new prosthetic arm through Hanger Clinic’s National Upper Extremity Team.


Tune in on Tuesday at 8pm ET / 7pm CT to see Sawlsville’s weight loss transformation and newfound prosthetic success.


More information on the show is available here:




Jennifer Bittner, Hanger, Inc.



Krisita Burket, Hanger, Inc.



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