Our highly trained rehabilitation specialists will be able to educate you about custom knee bracing and help you find a custom knee brace that is best suited for your needs. Custom knee bracing is your solution to reducing pain, protecting your knee joint and getting you back to your activities sooner. Ask your practitioner today about custom knee bracing to see if this is something you may benefit from.
What is a Custom Knee Brace?
A custom knee brace is an orthopedic medical appliance that is tailored specifically using the measurements of your leg and designed with features that are adapted for your injury/condition. The brace is made from a combination of rigid and flexible materials that are lightweight, durable and waterproof. A custom knee brace is an effective way to reduce your pain, protect your knee and allow you to resume the activities you enjoy.
What Conditions Can Custom Knee Bracing Help With?
- Instabilities in the knee
- Osteoarthritis of the knee
- Ligament Injuries (ACL, MCL, LCL, PCL)
- Surgical Reconstruction of the ACL
- Various other knee injuries
Our Approach to Custom Knee Bracing In Downtown Toronto
At Rebalance Sports Medicine all of our bracing specialists are highly trained registered physiotherapists that have an in depth understanding of human body movement and the physics behind this movement. They are able to identify if you have failed load transfer through the knee and what specific features of a custom knee brace will suit your injury and your activity the best. Our physiotherapists are also trained to identify conditions that do not require custom bracing and are able to suggest alternative treatment options that might be more favorable for your situation. Additionally, at Rebalance we stand behind our products and only work with industry leading manufacturers for your custom bracing needs. We spend the time assessing you, fitting you and educating you about your brace. Not to mention that we are always available to help you if you have any additional questions or concerns.
Will my Insurance Cover the Cost of Custom Knee Bracing?
If you have extended health benefits, then the cost of your custom knee brace may be covered. We suggest that you contact your health insurance provider to determine your coverage details and exclusions. Additionally, you may be required to present your insurance company with a prescription from a physician or surgeon for the custom knee brace. If you are unsure how to proceed or have questions about the process please do not hesitate to call and ask us. We can guide you through each step of the process. Contact us to inquire or book your consultation today.