Rex has been practicing in the field of Orthotics since 1992. He obtained his bachelor’s degree from Michigan State University in 1991 and went on to Northwestern Medical School’s Orthotic Certificate Program the following year. He became an ABC Certified Orthotist in 1993 and has been practicing Orthotics in West Michigan since then.
Rex spent 23 years with the Orthotics and the Prosthetic group at Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital. While working in the rehabilitation setting, he focused in the field of Pediatrics and also served as the Residency Director for Orthotics, mentoring countless students and orthotics residents. Rex is also experienced in servicing the adult and geriatric populations as well.
He recently transitioned to Teter Orthotics & Prosthetics, based in Traverse City, with the goal of establishing a second Grand Rapids office for the company, which is located centrally downtown on the Medical Mile.
The new Teter Orthotics & Prosthetics office is located at 515 Michigan Street NE, currently scheduling by appointment only. Rex’s Orthotic experience transcends all age groups and diagnoses. Rex is passionate about caring for his clients, often accommodating his patients and their families by seeing them when it is convenient or in other settings besides his office.