A Brace is typically made of rigid and semi-rigid materials and is a device which is used for the purpose of supporting a weak tendons or muscles and or deformed joints. It can restrict or eliminate motion in a disease or an injured part of the body.
Ankle supports are designed to aid the recovery and or help to prevent ankle injuries such as sprains, fractures and tendonitis while supporting weak ankles. Our ankle supports are ideal for wear during day to day activities but can meet the demands of athletes. Ankle supports are available in various materials offering varying degrees of support. Ankle bracing in neoprene, velcro straps or lacing systems give a superb level of support to the ankle joint. This secure yet comfortable fit is designed to stabilize the ankle joints, improve proprioception and reduce swelling. They can relieve pain associated with plantar fasciitis and posterior tibial tendon dysfunction (PTTD) as well as to prevent recurrent sprained ankle injuries, ankle weakness and ankle pain.
Knee braces are supports that you wear for a painful or injured knee. Some people use them to prevent knee injuries during sports. Braces are made from combinations of metal, foam, plastic, elastic material and straps. They come in many sizes, colors and designs.