We surveyed 38 orthotists and prosthetists to better understand the work environment and required skills of a typical orthotist and prosthetist. Here are the results.

How much intelligence is required as an orthotist and prosthetist?

Low

High

Working as an orthotist and prosthetist typically requires higher levels of intelligence when compared with the average career. This means that orthotists and prosthetists are required to actively learn new things related to their discipline and solve complex problems.