Pat McTaggart serves as certified prosthetist-orthotist in the Dubuque office of Clark & Associates Prosthetics and Orthotics. McTaggart brings a strong philosophy to Clark & Associates. He believes the company is well respected and operated with integrity. His primary focus is on the needs and abilities of his patients.
McTaggart was introduced to the field of prosthetic and orthotic while applying to P.T. School and working as a P.T. aide for five years. He has been working in the field since 1992 and is certified by the American Board of Certification in Orthotics and Prosthetics. He brings a wealth of knowledge to Clark & Associates and has significant experience in pediatric orthotics.
McTaggart earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from Loras College in 1984. He earned his certificate of orthotics in 1991 from Northwestern University and completed his internship at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in 1992. In 2009, McTaggart went back to school for prosthetics, studying prosthetics via distance learning program, through Newington Certificate Program. He finished his schooling and certification process at the beginning of 2013. He and his wife Sue currently reside in Dubuque, Iowa. They have four children, Abbey, Ryan, Liam and Danny.