Lori Hansford




Washburn University


Lori Hansford is an ABC-certified orthotist with more than 21 years of clinical and professional experience. Lori began her orthotic career in 1983 working as an Office Administrator for Orthopedic Service Center Inc. in Topeka. She quickly grew into a role where she assisted the clinicians with patient care. This led her to pursue a full time career in orthotics. Lori then began working for a national prosthetics and orthotics company in 1988. She continued with this role until early January, 2015 when she began her career with Horizon Orthotic & Prosthetic Experience, Inc.

Lori’s area of clinical focus include pediatric lower extremity orthotics, cranial remolding orthoses, as well as spinal management. She specializes in orthotic management of gait deviations and spasticity in infants, toddlers, juveniles, adolescents and elderly patients. She is highly skilled in custom-designed orthotic devices for cranial deviations related to plagiocephaly. Lori appreciates developing long term relationships with the patients and families that she treats. She strives to use the most innovative devices to provide her patients with the support and comfort that they deserve.


ABC Certified Orthotist