Mark McDonald, CPO, LPO, is a certified orthotist and prosthetist. He serves as clinical manager of the Clark and Associates Des Moines office and provides experienced patient care in prosthetics and orthotics.
McDonald brings over 18 years of experience to the orthotic and prosthetic field in the Des Moines metro area. He is dedicated to maximizing the function of his patients through skilled prosthetic and orthotic care and careful evaluation of patients’ needs and goals.
Mark earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from Wartburg College. He graduated with his orthotic degree in 1997 and his prosthetic degree in 1999 from Northwestern University in Chicago. Prior to his position with Clark and Associates, Mark was director of orthotics and prosthetics department for the Iowa Clinic. His experience includes upper and lower extremity prosthetics with both adults and pediatrics. He has 18 years of experience with placing halos and spinal bracing for those patients with spinal injury within a level 1 trauma hospital.
He and his wife Dee live in Urbandale with their four children Jacob, Nathan, Madee and Samantha.
McDonald’s specialized training in prosthetics and orthotics include:
C-leg, Rheo and vacuum suspension for lower extremity prosthetics.