About Us

Enhancing patient mobility through quality and compassionate care.

Why LimBionics

LimBionics prides itself on:

  • passionately providing elite patient care and unparalleled service
  • always providing a relaxed, welcoming and comfortable environment
  • making sure every patient is treated with respect, is listened to, is understood and is inspired
  • utilizing innovative and cutting-edge technology to help improve patient care and education
  • ensuring close relationships with our patients to better understand each person’s individual needs
  • promoting a multi-disciplinary approach by consulting and collaborating with all relevant medical specialists

At Limbionics of Sanford, we take pride in our customized and comprehensive patient care. We treat every individual with respect while providing rapid and thorough service. We are an all-inclusive prosthetic and orthotic facility, serving all types of patients, from the simple to complex. Not only are we passionate about helping athletic populations and those who want to compete in sports, we are also excited and committed to those who simply want to perform or improve activities of daily living – walking through the grocery store, playing with grandkids, and going shopping at the mall. Each patient has their own goals and aspirations; Limbionics wants to assist you in attaining or exceeding those goals. Service and success is the lifeblood of our organization and the reason Limbionics was created, so we cherish getting feedback on ways to improve your level of satisfaction and experience with our organization.

Our office staff can assist with attaining reimbursement, coordinating healthcare with other providers, and answer your questions that you may have throughout the process.

As a patient at Limbionics, you will only be seen by qualified and trained professionals. Our practitioners have undergone extensive medical training, a formal residency, are certified through the prestigious American Board for Certification in Orthotics and Prosthetics, and continue to learn and evolve through continuing education and research.

Our facilities maintain the highest standards, are passionate about patient development, and hold official A.B.C. Accreditation. Limbionics of Sanford takes time to educate and help the public and patients by doing in-service courses at hospitals and rehabilitation centers, speaking at local schools, giving tours and demonstrations, as well as volunteering in the community.


About Our Practitioners

Frank J. Loverso, CP

Frank began his career in 1989 as a technician at National Prosthetic Orthotic Associates in Whitestone, New York. After learning the trade at a technical level, he began his formal training as a practitioner at the Prosthetic/Orthotic Center at New York University. In 1994 he received his bachelor’s degree in Prosthetics and Orthotics from Florida International University in Miami, FL. Upon graduation, Frank returned to NPOA and received further training at Harlem Hospital and the NYC Veteran’s Administration Prosthetic Clinic.

In 1995, Frank moved to North Carolina to complete his Prosthetic residency. Throughout his career in NC Frank has established relationships with some of the top rehab professionals in the state. After managing and directing several local companies Frank partnered with Marco Calcagno and Brittney Stressing to form Limbionics. With close ties to the other partners at Limbionics, Frank sees great promise in the company’s future and service to their patients across North Carolina.
Frank’s focus is to meet each patient’s individual needs by providing a functional, energy efficient and comfortable device to achieve the best possible outcome in mobility and independence.

Frank lives in Raleigh with his wife Elizabeth, daughters Livia and Ava, as well as two pugs. Frank enjoys kayaking, woodworking and antique restoration.

Frank is certified in many Orthotic and Prosthetic technologies including but not limited to:

  • Otto Bock C-leg
  • Ossur Rheo knee
  • Ossur Proprio foot
  • Endolite Orion knee
  • Endolite Elan foot
  • Tracer Cad/Cam systems
  • And more

Marco T. Calcagno, CPO

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:

  • Otto Bock C-leg
  • Ossur Rheo knee
  • Ossur Proprio foot
  • Endolite Orion knee
  • Endolite Elan foot
  • Tracer Cad/Cam systems
  • And more

Tammy Dickerson, Office Manager

Tammy has been with Limbionics since 2012. She has lived in the Sanford community since 1987, and has a wonderful daughter named Jennifer. She has worked 20 years in the medical field. When she is not working she enjoys spending time with her family and the outdoors.


About the Office

The Limbionics of Sanford office is conveniently located in the heart of Sanford on Wicker Street, directly across from Perry Brother’s Tire. We want our patients to feel comfortable during each of their appointments. Our staff is very friendly and personable to make all of your appointments an enjoyable experience. If you would like to come in to the office for a tour or a free consultation please feel free to call our office to set up an appointment. We welcome all visitors, interested patients or family members of patients.