Osteoarthritis (OA) of the knee joint is a very common condition and affects millions of people worldwide. OA is commonly found in the medial, lateral and patella-femoral compartments of the knee joint. OA is a chronic degenerative condition which can limit your ability to perform activities of daily living. OA knee braces are designed to reduce the loading forces on the affected compartment of the knee joint to relieve pain and improve function. OA knee braces are designed with load adjustment mechanisms hinges or straps) which can be adjusted by the user to meet their specific requiremnts.
Malcolm freedman & Associates are certified and accredited centres for Donjoy Global and Ossur. We can confidently recommend the Donjoy Nano and Ossur unloader knee braces.
Unloader One Custom®
Unloader One is the most significant re-design of the Unloader concept since it’s inception. At only half the weight of the original, Unloader One combines streamlined, flexible upright with Dual Dynamic Force Straps to generate more unloading leverage. Add a ratcheting Dynamic Force Control System and liners that features patented silicone technology and Unloader One offers superior unloading power in an easy-to- use, comfortable orthosis that won’t migrate.
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