BETHESDA, Md., Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Hanger Orthopedic Group, Inc. (NYSE: HGR) announced today another major milestone in its continuing restructuring. The Company has appointed George E. McHenry as its Chief Financial Officer and announced the appointment of other key financial officers. Concurrent with the appointment of Mr. McHenry as Chief Financial Officer, the Company has named Glenn Lohrmann to the position of Secretary and Controller, and promoted Jason Owen to the position of Company Treasurer. Prior to joining Hanger, Mr. Lohrmann was Chief Financial Officer for the George Washington University Medical Faculty Associates and prior to that Chief Financial Officer of INNOVA Medical Group - INNOVA Health Systems in Fairfax, Virginia. Prior to joining Hanger, Mr. Owen worked for Sun Trust Bank and GE Capital in various investment management positions. Mr. McHenry joins Hanger with 28 years experience both in public accounting with Deloitte & Touche and KPMG, and his last 14 years as Chief Financial Officer of US Vision, Inc., a publicly held retail optical chain with over 600 locations. Ivan R. Sabel, Chairman of the Board of Hanger, stated that "We look forward to having George and his new team as an integral part of our restructuring process in advancing the synergistic momentum that has been created by to date." Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, Hanger is a national public company specializing in patient-care services for orthotics and prosthetics ("O&P"). The Company now provides O&P services in 594 patient-care centers located in 45 states including the District of Columbia and is the largest distributor of O&P supplies and components in the country. Hanger also is engaged in the manufacture and distribution of components and finished patient-care products to the O&P industry, and through its OPNET program, provides O&P services to over 1,000 managed care programs. Certain statements included in this press release are forward looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Please refer to the Company's SEC filings for factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from the Company's expectations. MAKE YOUR OPINION COUNT - Click Here http://tbutton.prnewswire.com/prn/11690X17766528
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