Upper limb prosthetics

Arm prostheses can replace the most important basic functions of the lost hand – such as opening and closing – as well as restoring the outside appearance. Ottobock offers a complete fitting spectrum for upper limb prostheses, ranging from cosmetic to myoelectric components.

Body-powered upper limb prosthesis including hook and hand prosthesis

Body-powered prostheses

High stability, easy handling and more independence – mechanical upper limb prostheses are ideally suited for manual activities in difficult conditions or outdoor activities.


Myoelectric arm prostheses

State-of-the-art myoelectric arm prostheses are highly functional and offer great benefits to active people of all age groups.


Aesthetic prostheses

The advantage of a silicone fitting is its high wearing comfort through its precise adaption to your hand shape.


Living with an amputation

This information is intended to provide you with an initial overview of the prosthetic fitting process. It is a first step in helping you feel secure and confident in dealing with your new situation.


Michelangelo wearer Markus holds a tray at a party.

User stories

Modern prostheses from Ottobock make it possible to preserve or restore your mobility. On our YouTube channel, we introduce you to people who wear a prosthesis and actively take part in life.


DynamicArm wearer Karl-Heinz eats breakfast with his family.

Technical terms and functionality of prostheses

Here you will find comprehensible explanations of common medical technology terminology.