Membership Categories

Patient Care Facility – $2,215

To be eligible for AOPA membership, the following criteria must be met:

  • Firm must be principally engaged in providing orthotic and/or prosthetic care to patients
  • Firm must employ a practitioner certified by and in good standing with any of the following:
    • American Board for Certification in Orthotics and Prosthetics (ABC)
    • Board for Orthotist/Prosthetist Certification (BOC)
    • Licensed by the state in which the facility operates

Patient care facility membership is open to eligible firms in the United States and its territories. This is a voting membership.

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Annual Sales Range


Consultant <$500,000 $510 single proprietor providing professional or expert advice earning less than $500K annually
Start-up $1,805 Eligibility is for 2 years, then advances to next member category based on annual sales revenue. New members only.
Supplier 1 $0 – $499.999 $3,350
Supplier 2 $500,000 – $999,999 $4,400
Supplier 3 $1,000,000 – $1,999,999 $5,925
Supplier 4 $2,000,000 – $9,999,999 $11,845
Supplier 5 $10,000,000 – $19,999,999 $13,905
Supplier 6 $20,000 – $49,999, 998 $16,995
Supplier 7 $49,999,999 – $100,000,000,000 $28,325

To be eligible for AOPA membership, a firm must be principally engaged in the manufacture or sale of materials, components, tools, or equipment used in fabricating orthoses or prostheses.

Providing O&P services may also qualify a firm for supplier membership. Dues are based on annual gross sales volume.
This is a voting membership.

Additional (Affiliate) Locations

# of Affiliates

Per Affiliate Fee

1-5 $390
6-10 $375
11-20 $360
21-100 $350
>101 $300

Will the customers and patients who use AOPA company listings see YOU or your competition? Ensure that your O&P company receives maximum visibility and include all your locations as affiliate members! Affiliates also receive separate listings in the online Membership Directory — a resource used by case managers, prospective patients; and customers to locate O&P businesses for patient care.

An affiliate location represents a branch or subsidiary location of a company (patient care facility), supplier, or educational and research member. Dues are based per location.

This is not a voting membership.

Education & Research Institutions – $2,215

Any program engaged in performing research and/or providing formal education in orthotics and/or prosthetics may apply for membership.

This is a voting membership.

International – $1,105

Any firm meeting the requirements of the Patient Care Facility membership that is not located in a U.S. state or territory.

This is not a voting membership.

Join AOPA today Online or via Fillable Form!

Memberships are based on the calendar year, January 1 to December 31. Please note that AOPA does prorate memberships for those that join during the year, but only for Patient Care Facilities not Suppliers.

Important Tax Note

Due to federal lobbying law requirements, 23% of your AOPA dues is not deductible as ordinary and necessary business expenses. Dues are not deductible as charitable contributions. Please consult your tax adviser for further guidance.