Palo Medical was founded with the express purpose of developing improved solutions in the area of post-orthopedic surgery, next-generation mobility technologies and a range of state-of-the-art solutions that provide improved sleep positioning.
The company was founded by Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon Matti Palo, MD. Dr. Palo has degrees in Physics and Biological Sciences from Florida State University. His medical degree is from the University of Alabama School of Medicine. He completed his internship and residency at Ochsner while serving as President of the Ochsner Fellows Association. Dr. Palo practices orthopedic surgery in Covington, LA. His professional interests include sports medicine and adult reconstructive surgery.
The aPallo cane is the latest in advanced mobility technology aimed at improving quality of life among its permanently disabled or temporarily injured users. During his years of practice, Dr. Palo recognized the great need for improvement in cane design, which had remained static for centuries. Late night injuries, increased falls, chronic muscle strain injuries and more inspired a design evolution that resulted in an end product that increases maneuverability and safety for its users. Working with a team of specialists, Dr. Palo created the aPallo cane to serve the needs his patients and others who needed improved quality of life.About the Technology