Marco graduated from The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina, in 1992 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Education. He went on to receive a second Bachelor’s Degree specifically in Prosthetics and Orthotics from Florida International University in Miami, Florida. Upon graduation, Marco performed his residency at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami and worked extensively throughout South Florida from 1994 thru 1999.
While in Florida, Marco was a Practice Manager for a national prosthetics and orthotics company. His extensive work for patient advocacy and fair insurance coverage for all eventually led him to be elected to the Board for Orthotics and Prosthetics for the State of Florida. This position carried a 2 year term at the State level and was created to help oversee that state’s Licensure Law. While a member of the Florida Board of Orthotists and Prosthetists, he chaired the Unlicensed Activity Committee; responding to complaints regarding illegal and fraudulent activity by unscrupulous providers.
In 2006, Marco moved to North Carolina to start his own practice and began working throughout the Research Triangle region all the way to the coast of North Carolina. As a part owner of a local prosthetics company, Marco was able to cultivate relationships with many of the area’s best doctors and therapists. In 2013, Marco opened Limbionics of Raleigh with renewed focus on patient care, quality outcomes, and service to all that are in need.
Marco is a member of the American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists, American Board for Certification in Orthotics and Prosthetics, International Society of Orthotists and Prosthetists, North Carolina Chapter of the American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists, and a retired Licensed Prosthetist and Orthotist from the State of Florida.
Marco is certified in many Orthotic and Prosthetic technologies including but not limited to:
- C-leg Microprocessor Knee
- Rheo Microprocessor Knee
- Genium Microprocessor Knee
- X-3 Microprocessor Knee
- Willow Wood One System
- Harmony Vacuum Suspension System
- Ossur Proprio foot
- Endolite Orion knee
- Endolite Elan foot
- Tracer Cad/Cam systems
- And more