Eugenio R. Silva CPO, LPO
He was one of the pioneers who lobbied for the licensure to become the standard of practice in the state of Florida. He became licensed in Orthotics and Prosthetics, when the state of Florida first instituted licensure in the field in 1998. He obtained his degree in Orthotics and Prosthetics at Florida International University in Miami, FL in 1993.
Mr. Silva completed his clinical residency program with the largest Orthotics and Prosthetics Firm in the U.S. During his residency, he was exposed to a large Pediatric and Geriatric population. After completing his residency in 1995, Mr. Silva assisted in the design, development, and management of the Orthotic and Prosthetic Facility in the V.A. Hospital in West Palm Beach, FL. There, he successfully treated the area’s veterans.
Mr. Silva started his own practice, Advanced Motion Control, in 1996 in Miami, Florida. He has had the opportunity to treat a wide range of clients including many patients who travel from other areas of the U.S. and, even internationally. Mr. Silva has great familiarity and expertise with athletic amputees, specifically runners. He has also been awarded a patent for an ankle-foot orthosis that addresses severe Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction.
Mr. Eugenio R. Silva continuously attends professional development programs to stay abreast of the latest research and developments in the field in order to maintain the level of excellence in Orthotics and Prosthetics that Advanced Motion Control has come to be known for. Eugenio R Silva was elected by his peers to serve as the President of the Florida Association of Orthotics and Prosthetics in 2015 and continues to serve on that board.