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Nowra business’s prosthetics provide people with freedom | Bega District News



Nowra, Shoalhaven, prosthetics, orthotics, X-tremity Prosthetics and Orthotics, Jens Baufeldt

Tucked away off the Princes Highway at Nowra is a business you might not even be aware of. A business that is bringing mobility back to people who have in some cases suffered horrific injuries. And while he provides prosthetics to some high profile people, prosthetist and orthotist, Jens Baufeldt, who runs X-tremity Prosthetics and Orthotics, has an incredible story of his own. Originally from Namibia in Africa, he saw the impact of a civil war in neighbouring Angola, where a number of people lost limbs in the fighting. Read more: Meet Khy, the Shoalhaven’s bionic man “There were a lot of land mines and people losing limbs,” Jens said. “I had…

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