We welcome you at the amputee and prosthetic center of AFOCE amputee clinic

Welcome to AOFE amputee clinic

From physical limitation to limitless freedom
The AOFE Clinics is a specialized amputee clinic for amputation surgery and osseointegration (click) prosthesis treatment for people with an arm or leg amputation.

Who are the people
of AOFE Clinics?

AOFE clinics provides responsible medical specialist care (multidisciplinary) for people with an amputation in the form of surgical stump reconstruction and osseointegration (click) prosthesis and also for people with chronic (nerve) pain at the stump.

In this context, responsible care is understood to mean client-oriented, safe and affordable care of good quality in the broadest sense of the word, which is provided through transparent business operations.

AOFE clinics works together with the Radboudumc in Nijmegen, the Military Rehabilitation Center Aardenburg in Doorn and the international patient association AOFE.

We welcome you at the amputee and prosthetic center

The clinic was founded by orthopedic trauma surgeon Dr. Frölke (BIG no. 79021015001), rehabilitation physicians Dr. van de Meent (BIG no.19022706501) and Dr. van de Meer (big no. 19043843601) and Luc Knap (BIG no. 19008106930). , managing director AOFE clinics. These doctors have introduced and further developed advanced amputation surgery and rehabilitation in the Netherlands. In 2009 they introduced the osseointegration (click) prosthesis in the Netherlands.

The AOFE Clinics was established to meet the (inter)national high demand for osseointegration prosthesis treatment. The AOFE Clinics focuses entirely on this healthcare segment with the aim of providing the best and most innovative care to people with an arm or leg amputation. In addition, the AOFE Clinics offers the opportunity to further specialize and further develop amputation and prosthesis technology. The surgery and rehabilitation in the AOFE Clinics always takes place in a multidisciplinary team consisting of an (orthopaedic) surgeon, rehabilitation physician, physiotherapist and an experience expert.

For general questions, please contact Dicky de Best, AOFE clinics.

Email: d.debest@aofeclinics.nl

dr. Jan Paul Surgeon osseointegration

Dr. Jan Paul Frölke


Drs. Robin Atallah Orthopedic surgeon (in training), Fellow

Drs. Robin Atallah

Orthopedic surgeon (in training), Fellow

drs. Fred v/d Meer Rehabilitation doctor for osseointegration

Drs. Fred v.d Meer

Rehabilitation doctor

Dicky de best prosthetic expert at AOFE

Dicky de Best

Experience expert

Luc Knap case manager at AOFE clinics for amputee

Luc Knap

Director, Case manager



Offering patient-oriented and innovative amputation treatment to patients with an extremity amputation with the aim of improving mobility and quality of life.



We offer a warm stay by paying attention to the individual with a high degree of quality awareness for our patient and our environment.

How are we going to do that

AOFE clinics uses the Good Governance principle and will commit itself to Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). We think it is important to make use of experienced experts within our organization.

Our expertise is Osseointegration Treatment, Stump Revision and Targeted Muscle Reinnervation (TMR)

Osseointegration treatment is offered in a Zorg op Maat (ZoM) program by a multidisciplinary team of doctors, paramedics and an experience expert.

The As you Wish program offers the possibility to offer a customer-oriented service package.


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Research protocols

Before you go to AOFE clinics you will be asked to have a CT scan and radiological examination. These studies should be put on a CD-ROM.

You can take the results of the examination with you to your first outpatient consultation.

Working at AOFE clinics

AOFE clinics is looking for experienced experts who want to work as a volunteer for the client council and complaints committee. You can contact:

Luc Knap
Managing director AOFE clinics

Dicky de Best ervaringsdeskundige

Do you have any questions or do
you want to sign up?

You can register directly for an intake interview. Do you still have questions? Then look through the frequently asked questions or ask your question to one of our specialists.