1. having the power, skill, means, or opportunity to do something.
A.B.L.E. is a non-profit organization formed by an impassioned group of prosthetists, physicians, physical therapists, and amputees who make it their mission to provide new amputees with the power, the skill, the means, & the opportunity to do anything they set their mind to. Together, we inspire those faced with limb loss to live beyond life's expectations and surpass all perceived limits to reach their fullest potential.
"Life is about using that which could limit you to make your life limitless."
A.B.L.E. is a non-profit organization comprised of many dedicated individuals who have made it their mission to empower people affected by limb loss. We offer education, training, and support for anyone who desires it. We host monthly peer support group meetings for amputees and their loved ones; sponsor fundraising efforts for those who cannot afford prosthetic devices; and provide critical recovery information to make living with limb loss a little easier for everyone.
Our Board Members
President/Chairman of the Board
Troy Ardoin, M.D.
Executive Board Member
Executive Board Member/ A.B.L.E. Ambassador
The Executive Board is comprised of dedicated members that handle daily operations of the organization. Our executive board members offer a variety of educational, social, and cultural backgrounds and are dedicated to making a difference in the amputee community. We are prosthetists, orthotists, doctors, patients, and physical therapists; and we are committed to creating awareness and enriching the lives we touch.