Selecting the right knee brace can be a daunting task when faced with all of the options on the market. There are multiple unloading braces for knee osteoarthritis, knee braces for ligament instability, knee braces for meniscal tears, knee braces for patellafemoral, and knee braces for patellar tendonitis…whew! To add to the potential confusion, for each one of these conditions, there are multiple options for bracing depending on patient lifestyle and degree of injury.
Selecting the right knee brace can be a daunting task when faced with all of the options on the market.
With our 1hr assessments, our goal at SoleFit with locations in Ottawa and Vancouver is to ensure that we match up the perfect knee brace to the patient’s injury and lifestyle goals. Here are a couple of things to consider when selecting the proper knee brace for your injury.
Things to Consider when selecting the proper knee brace
When knee braces are necessary, they can make a huge difference towards returning a patient to a pain free lifestyle and it’s important to take the time to ensure you get the best one for you. We would love to hear from you if you have any questions or comments!