Eschen Prosthetic & Orthotic Laboratories, Inc. (Eschen) was founded in 1921 and is one of the oldest orthotic and prosthetic organizations in the New York metropolitan area.
Throughout its years of operation, Eschen has been known as one of the most prestigious and innovative private providers of Prosthetic and Orthotic devices in New York City.
We have strong relationships with many of the hospital systems in the New York metropolitan area. These include Hospital for Joint Diseases/Orthopedic Institute/New York University Medical Center, Hospital for Special Surgery, Mt. Sinai Medical Center, New York Presbyterian, New York Health and Hospital Corporation, and North Shore/Long Island Jewish Medical Center.
Eschen is proud of it’s distinction as the exclusive provider of custom Prosthetic and Orthotic services to the Hospital for Special Surgery, the number one orthopedic hospital in the United States. Through this affiliation, the Eschen practice is reviewed by the JCAHO. In addition, Eschen is accredited by the American Board for Certification.
Our affiliation with these prestigious hospital systems has allowed us to be involved with various health care initiatives focused on improving the health, mobility, and quality of life for the New York metropolitan community. We are the only New York City based Prosthetic and Orthotic facility to have a Residency program accredited by the National Commission on Orthotic and Prosthetic Education.