Bailey Hazen is an ABC certified prosthetist orthotist who found his interest in orthotics and prosthetics while obtaining his undergraduate degree. He had the opportunity to have an externship during his studies and shadowed an orthotic and prosthetic clinic in Lansing, MI where he received an introduction to patient care and fabrication.
He is an alumnus of Michigan State University where he obtained his Bachelors of Kinesiology. During his time at Michigan State, he gained patient care experience practicing phlebotomy.
He obtained his Master of Science in Orthotics and Prosthetics at Eastern Michigan University in 2019. Bailey completed his NCOPE residencies for orthotics and prosthetics in the New York Metro Area. Following his certification, he was one of the orthotic leads at Burke Rehabilitation Hospital focusing on multidisciplinary care for patient’s recovering from CVA, TBI, neurological conditions, and joint replacements. His prosthetic experience includes partial foot, transtibial, and transfemoral prostheses – he commonly works with amputations secondary to vascular disease, congenital deficiencies, and trauma.
He takes an interest in emerging technologies in the field of Orthotics and Prosthetics such as custom carbon orthoses, 3D scanning, CAD software, and video gait analysis. He continues to strive for collaborative healthcare to offer patients the best experience possible. He is excited to be a part of Del Bianco Prosthetics and Orthotics where he can continue to help patients reach their goals.
Bailey grew up in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula where he gained his liking for the outdoors. He enjoys participating in activities such as kayaking, hiking, camping, snowboarding, and water skiing. He is now living with his girlfriend and their miniature schnauzer in Raleigh.