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Donald McGovern, CPO, FAAOP

Position Certified Prosthetist-Orthotist
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About Me

About Me

Mr. McGovern has been in in clinical practice for over thirty years specializing in the provision of orthoses to the pediatric population. He have lectured many times locally, nationally, and internationally on a variety of orthotic topics. More recently, in clinical practice he has utilized segmental kinematics for AFO alignment as taught by Elaine Owen, MSc, SRP, MCSP. He has participated as a co-investigator and research orthotist on two funded pilot pediatric orthotic projects in cooperation with Northwestern University.


Burr Ridge Outpatient and DayRehab Center

7600 County Line Road

Burr Ridge, IL 60527

Education & Professional Associations



    1975 - 1979
    University of Illinois Occupational Therapy
    1979 - 1980
    Northwestern Prosthetic and Orthotic Center Certificate Course Prosthetics
    1981 - 1982
    Northwestern Prosthetic and Orthotic Center Certificate Course Orthotics

Certificates + Licenses

  • Certified Prosthetist \ Orthotist
    American Board for Certification in Prosthetics and Orthotics
  • Licensed Orthotist
    State of Illinois
  • Licensed Prothetist
    State of Illinois