Braces and Walking Aids at Essendon

What are braces and walking aids for?

Braces, walking aids and other orthotic devices are available to provide support, comfort, and aid mobility following surgery or an injury.

What are some of the types of braces or walking aids?

  • Knee braces including Zimmer splints for MCL support and ACL return to sport
  • CAM boots, also known as moon boots
  • Elbow and wrist braces
  • Ankle braces and ankle ligament support
  • Shoulder supports
  • Underarm or forearm crutches and walking sticks

What else do you need to know about braces and walking aids?

Our team of physios are skilled in selecting and fitting the most appropriate support for you. We can teach you the correct application and use of your brace or walking aid, including managing stairs, and gait re-education.

Is a referral required?

A referral is not required for a consultation.

Can I claim this service as an extra on my health insurance policy?

A session may be claimed on private health insurance depending on your level of cover, please check with your private health insurance provider.

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Our Braces and Walking Aids team

Liam Robinson
Sports and Exercise Physiotherapist
Phong Tran
Physiotherapist and Clinical Exercise instructor

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