East Coast O & P CEO Recipient of CCPF Humanitarian Award

East Coast Orthotic & Prosthetic Corp. Chief Executive Officer and co-founder, Vincent A. Benenati was awarded the Children of Children Pediatric Foundation (CCPF) Humanitarian Award on Thursday, February 2nd at the CCPF Mission Possible. Vincent, and members of East Coast Orthotic & Prosthetic Corp. (ECOP), have been working with the Children of China Pediatrics Foundation (CCPF) for over 10 years. Vincent and ECOP staff have gone on numerous medical missions over the years to China that have resulted in countless lives bettered and improved.

Half Hollow Hills HS West Students Visit East Coast O & P

On Thursday, January 5th, Half Hollow Hills High School West students visited East Coast Orthotic & Prosthetic Corp’s headquarters. Students of Ms. Verderber’s Anatomy and Physiology class visited to learn more about the development of orthotics and prosthetics.

East Coast O & P CEO Honored by Alexandra’s Playground

East Coast Orthotic & Prosthetic Corp. (ECOP) Chief Executive Officer, Vincent A. Benenati, CO, was honored Wednesday, November 9th at a fundraising event held by Alexandra’s Playground. The event was held at the historic Friar’s Club and was emceed by comedian Lynne Koplitz. Mr. Benenati was recognized by Alexandra’s Playground for his and ECOP’s continued support of the organization and its philanthropic efforts.

East Coast O & P CEO Honored by Crutches 4 Kids

On Tuesday, October 25th, Crutches 4 Kids held a fundraising event called 50 Million Reasons. At the event, East Coast Orthotic & Prosthetic Corp. (ECOP) Chief Executive Officer, Vincent A. Benenati, CO, was honored along with Dr. Christopher Ahmad.

Disability Pride NYC – 2nd Annual Parade

On Sunday, July 3rd, East Coast Orthotic & Prosthetic Corp. attended the Second Annual Disability Pride Parade from Union Square Park to Madison Square Park in New York City. Thousands of people arrived to show inclusion, awareness and visibility for disabilities...

Shannon Smith is engaged!

East Coast Orthotic & Prosthetic Corp is proud to announce that on January 26, 2016, our very own Shannon Danielle Smith was engaged to her boyfriend Kenneth Houston. Shannon has been a part of the East Coast family for over four years and we happily congratulate...

NYC Challenge

On August 2nd, 2014, East Coast Orthotic & Prosthetic Corp. competed in New York City’s Challenge race at Randal’s Island In Manhattan. Five of our employees including our patient advocate and amputee Robert Rodriguez pushed themselves through the 1 mile 25...

East Coast O&P Orthotist Honored By SUNY Downstate

East Coast Orthotic & Prosthetic Corp. Orthotist John Feliciano was honored on May 21st by SUNY Downstate Medical Center at a Convocation Ceremony for their Physician Assistant Program.  Mr. Feliciano was honored with the “Distinguished Service Award in...

Toys for Tots Campaign – Buffalo, NY

East Coast Orthotic & Prosthetic would like to recognize Kim Smith who organized the Toys for Tots campaign in our Buffalo office. We also would like to thank everyone for donating to this wonderful cause! Toys for Tots is a program run by the United States Marine...

East Coast O&P Buffalo Step Outs and Walks to Stop Diabetes

It’s was a beautiful sunny day on Saturday October 12, when over twenty-five employees, friends, family and patients of East Coast Orthotic & Prosthetic Corp. participated in the 2013 Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes in an effort to raise money and awareness....

A Message from the Owners of East Coast O&P

Recently, it was erroneously reported in the O & P Edge that East Coast Orthotic & Prosthetic Corp. had been acquired by another company.  This information has since been retracted by the publication and the correct company has been updated in that article by...

East Coast O&P Runs Casting and Splinting Workshop

On Thursday, August 15th from 1 p.m. – 5 p.m., East Coast Orthotic & Prosthetic Corp.’s John Feliciano, BOCO, conducted a Casting and Splinting Workshop for medical professionals at SUNY Downstate Medical Center.  Nearly 40 people attended the event,...

East Coast O&P CEO Honored at Journey of Hope Gala

East Coast Orthotic & Prosthetic Corp. Chief Executive Officer, Vincent A. Benenati, CO was honored on Thursday, June 13th by the American Cancer Society’s Eastern Asian Initiatives Journey of Hope Gala.  Mr. Benenati was one of three recipients to be...

East Coast O&P Walks for Arthritis

On a rainy Sunday, May 19th, members of East Coast Orthotic & Prosthetic Corp. and some of their family members participated in the annual Arthritis Walk in New York City for the Arthritis Foundation. The Arthritis Foundation raises funds and awareness every year...

Dancing for Daisy

Olivia Pino has worked for East Coast Orthotic & Prosthetic Corp. for almost a year, after graduating from Rutgers University where she was an active fundraiser for many noble causes.  However, the cause closest to Olivia’s heart is the Rutgers University...

East Coast O&P to Sponsor, Participate in NYC Arthritis Walk

East Coast Orthotic & Prosthetic Corp. is proud to sponsor and participate in the New York City Arthritis Walk.  The event will take place on Sunday, May 19th and will be held in Historic Battery Park.  While our company is a proud sponsor of the event, we have...

East Coast O&P Partners with Crutches 4 Kids

East Coast Orthotic & Prosthetic Corp.,  is excited to, along with Columbia Orthopaedics and Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS),  partner together with Crutches 4 Kids (C4k), a  non-profit organization specializing in the collection and distribution of crutches to...

Sibling Employees Start Fundraiser After Superstorm Sandy

Superstorm Sandy hit so many of us on October 29th.  Many people lost power, heat and dealt with the lack of gas or altered mass transit schedule for weeks.  For James and Samantha Lennon, Customer Service Representatives at East Coast Orthotic & Prosthetic Corp.,...

East Coast O&P Buffalo Steps Out to Stop Diabetes

On Saturday, October 6,  nearly thirty East Coast Orthotic & Prosthetic Corp. employees, friends, family and patients walked in the Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes in beautiful Buffalo, NY.   They walked three miles as part of the event  to help raise awareness of...

Buffalo Mayor Honors Shannon Smith, East Coast O&P

On Wednesday September 12th,  Mayor Byron Brown and New York Senator Mark Grisanti  visited East Coast Orthotic & Prosthetic Corp.  in Buffalo to honor Shannon Smith and the work our company has done with her.   It was that was day filled with hope and recognition...

Behind the Scenes of “The Doctors”

On Thursday, September 13th, East Coast Orthotic & Prosthetic Corp. Clinical Director Christopher Berger, CPO and patient Shannon Smith appeared on the nationally syndicated program, “The Doctors.”   It was a great segment which discussed Shannon...

East Coast O&P Featured on WGRZ

Shannon Smith’s inspiring story has been chronicled on many news outlets and newspapers. WGRZ has a video featuring Shannon Smith being interviewed at East Coast Orthotic & Prosthetic Corp.’s office in Buffalo, NY.  What is not shown below is that Ms....