Micheal Nel Prosthetics specialise in measuring, manufacturing, fitting and supplying of quality prosthetic devices. From Low activity to sports prosthesis.
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At Micheal Nel Prosthetics we believe in working closely with expertise all over the world to give the best possible service to our amputees.
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Micheal is one of only a few in South Africa who specializes in Modular Socket Technology with more than 5 years’ experience
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At Micheal Nel we tailor make your prosthesis to fit your individual lifestyle and needs. To setup an appointment contact our offices.
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About Us & What We Do

Whether you require a “state of the art” high-activity prosthesis, a Lightweight prosthesis or a Budget prosthesis, we can tailor make your prosthesis to fit your individual lifestyle and needs. We even have a specialist in the field of Breast Prosthesis.
Low Activity Prosthesis
Designed to enable single or slightly varied speed ambulation. Daily activities involving limited and steady walking with minimal loading force on the prosthetic foot and knee.
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Moderate Activity Prosthesis
Designed to enable varied speed ambulation. This includes the daily activities involving typically normal and repetitive actions with a moderate amount of loading forces on the prosthetic foot and knee.
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High Activity Prosthesis
Designed to enable high speed ambulation. This includes the daily activities involving rigorous and repetitive actions that experience a high level of impact on the foot.
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Breast Prosthesis
Breast cancer is one of the leading cancers which affect women and it is seen as a serious disease which could lead to the loss of a breast. The diagnosis of breast cancer in women has an immense impact and effect on a woman’s life and those who are close to her.
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Testimonials & Clients

Our clients are important to us and what they say matters.
Yvonne Mukombe
South Africa

My deepest and humblest gratitude to Michael Nel and Cape Town Society for the Blind who have made  my life change dramatically with a very special & wonderful gift of a prosthetic leg.

In December 2009, i was involved in a serious car accident that fractured both of my legs badly. After some time due to complications, I had one leg amputated. Little did i know how my life was going to turn out from being an able person to disabled. In the midst of all the predicaments, I learnt to put my trust in the Lord God. Now i can testify that it wasn’t easy but I was worth it.

My perception has now changed to “disabled but very able”. Thank you always and God bless you.

Rowena Webb
Cape Town

This letter to you is to affirm my appreciation for all you have done for me since I became an amputee. Your encouragement, positivity and belief in me have helped me in exponential ways to get on with my life.

You always have time for me no matter when in the day I have a question. I still work daily, drive my hands control vehicle, exercise 3 times a week with the help of a biokeneticist and have a full social life. In fact most times I have to remind myself that I am an amputee as you have never treated me as if I don’t have limbs – you have helped me believe that “Impossible is Nothing” (which has become my life mantra)
Coming to your rooms is like seeing old friends and nothing is ever a problem for you to help me with.
Once again thank you so much for all you do for me and other amputees – we are indeed very fortunate to have you.