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Expert Panel

At FUTURO brand, we design our products to promote a better quality of life for our customers. To ensure that FUTURO brand remains among the most trusted names in supports and compression hosiery, all of our products are developed with and reviewed by a distinguished panel of experts - physicians, medical specialists and engineers.

These experts painstakingly research, develop and test both existing and new products, combining what is seen in practice with the needs of consumers and allowing only the best to make it to your local retailer. This is necessary to ensure that state-of-the-art intelligence, ideas and solutions are featured in our innovative line of products. All with one goal in mind: to help you live more.

MEET THE PANEL

Brian Allison
Quality Manager

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Ralph Buschbacher, M.D. Ralph Buschbacher, M.D.
Musculoskeletal Expert Head of the FUTURO Expert Panel

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Janette Cothrel, OTR
Occupational Therapist

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Ryan Gaynor, PT, MS. ART Ryan Gaynor, PT, MS, ART
Physical Therapist

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Beth Gramza
Senior Design Engineer

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Sherry Hinds Sherry Hinds
Senior Engineering Technician

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Dominic Julian
Senior Product Development Engineer

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Jeff Krauser
Director of Supply Chain

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Michael Stonnington, M.D. Michael Stonnington, M.D.
Orthopedic Surgeon

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Joann Lohr, M.D. Joann Lohr, M.D.
Director of the Good Samaritan Hospital John J. Cranley Vascular Laboratory

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Ed Weaver
Senior Design Engineer

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Support and Compression Levels
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Mild

(8 – 15 mm/Hg)
Provides energizing compression to help relieve mild symptoms of varicose veins, swelling, tired or aching legs.

Moderate

(15 – 20 mm/Hg)
Provides restoring compression to help relieve mild –moderate symptoms of varicose veins, swelling, tired or aching legs.

Moderate Stabilizing

(15 – 20 mm/Hg)
Provides restoring compression to help relieve mild –moderate symptoms of varicose veins, swelling, tired or aching legs.

Firm

(20 – 30 mm/Hg)
Provides therapeutic compression to help relieve moderate-severe symptoms of chronic tired, aching legs, mild leg pain, varicosities, post-vein surgery, post-sclerotherapy, edema and superficial thrombophlebitis. Can also help revent the reoccurrence of ulcerations.

Firm Stablizing

Provides a higher level of support using a combination of power Stretch and non-stretch materials and may include shock absorbing materials to help relieve symptoms associated with strains, sprains, arthritis, repetitive stress injuries and to help prevent re-injury.

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