It was in 2009 when Dominic Cozzolino suffered a spinal injury in 2009 and thought he would never hit the ice again. With a very promising career in hockey ahead of him, his world seemed to come to a crashing halt.
Kintech Orthopaedics gave him hope again, by designing custom skate supports.
They allowed him to leverage his upper leg muscles to support his unsteady ankles, and the results were incredible.
After refining and proving the design, Global News caught up with the story:
Kintech Orthopaedics meets people every day, like Dom, requiring assistive devices to make their lives better.