Nipissing Orthopaedic Laboratory Inc.

A leading provider of prosthetic and orthotic devices, custom made foot orthotics, and specialty footwear to the people of Northeastern Ontario since 1990, now in our 25th year

25th Anniversary


Clinical Staff:

Marc Tessier CPO (c)

Marc Tessier CPO (c), Graduate of the George Brown College Clinical Methods in Orthotics and Prosthetics in 1983, obtained certification in Orthotics in 1986 and in Prosthetics in 1988. June 6th, 2013 marked Marc’s 30th year as a clinical professional in the field of prosthetics and orthotics.

Marc has served as President of the Ontario Association of Prosthetists and Orthotists, National Internship Chair with the Canadian Board for Certification of Prosthetists and Orthotiststs and as Scientific Chair in Orthotics for the 2010 and 2012 National prosthetic and orthotic conferences hosted by the Canadian Association for Prosthetics and Orthotics.

Karen Boehm CO (c)

Karen Boehm CO (c), Graduate with Honours from the University of Western Ontario in Kinisiologyin 1994, Graduate from the Clinical Methods in Orthotics and Prosthetics Program at George Brown College in 1997 and gained her Canadian Certification in Orthotics in 1999. Certification in Orthotics is the highest level of qualification in the field and and is recognized around the world.

Technical Staff:

Dan Groleau, Registered Prosthetic Technician

Dan Groleau, Registered Prosthetic Technician, the highest qualification that you can have in this domain in Canada.

Peter Dicht, Orthotic Technician

Peter Dicht, our orthotic technician who is an accomplished tool and die maker from Germany.

Kurtis Summer, Client Service Technician + IT

Client service technician and computer expert.

Administrative Staff:

Manon Dufour, Office Manager

Carol Lukach, Reception