Des qualified as a orthotist/prosthetist in South Africa in 1980. After originally working in the Public sector he went into his own Private Orthotic and Prosthetic practice in 1994. He emigrated with his family to New Zealand in 2002 and after working for a Wellington company decided to establish Orthopro in 2004. Des has also worked at the Artificial limb centre in Wellington. He is a member of the NZOPA and ISPO.
He enjoys all aspects of orthotics and prosthetics from clinical assessment to the manufacturing and fitting. In his spare time he plays oldies rugby, squash and golf and enjoys motor cycling and some crewing on sailboats. On rainy weekends he can be found tinkering in the workshop developing and improving techniques.
Greg Qualified as a Medical Orthotist Prosthetist in South Africa in 2003. He ran a private practice in South Africa from 2005 to 2015 when he emigrated to New Zealand with his wife and children. He is a member of NZOPA and ISPO.
"Through my experience thus far, I have learned the ability to address and remedy many diverse challenges in the Orthotic and Prosthetic field"
"Going the extra mile is what I believe is the driving force behind a good company"
Greg is an avid biker in his spare time and enjoys boating and 4X4ing with family and friends.