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LumboLoc Forte

We want you to find the perfect fit. Enjoy peace of mind with our 30 day return and exchange policy.

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Perfect Fit Guarantee

We want you to find the perfect fit. Enjoy peace of mind with our 30 day return and exchange policy.

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LumboLoc Forte

Patented Knit

LumboLoc Forte

Our back supports are developed using patented flat-knit technology for a perfect anatomical fit.

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Patented Knit

Our back supports are developed using patented flat-knit technology for a perfect anatomical fit.

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LumboLoc Forte

Back Brace

Our wide range ensures we have a brace to suit your needs. Braces are suitable for providing acute care, for boosting rehabilitation and for daily preventive use. They provide a massaging effect on your musculature that helps treat pain, tension and inflammation.

Our back braces can be worn under clothing and are designed with your comfort in mind. Manufactured at our own factory in Zeulenroda, Germany, our back braces feature medical-grade compression and are partly constructed by hand.

Trusted by people all around the world, from the biggest names in sport to every day people, Bauerfeind back braces are proven to reduce pain and inflammation. Don't let an aching back slow you down.

When should I use a back brace?

Back braces can assist with a range of concerns, from back pain due to exercise, pregnancy or poor posture. Right through to sufferers of lower vertebrae, Lumbar and Sacral problems, pelvic and hip instability and moderate to severe back pain. 

Back braces are best worn whenever you're putting any strain on your back, or whenever you're feeling back pain. In many cases, relief can be found from wearing the brace all day.

How does a back brace work?

Back braces work by providing compression and stability to the spine and surrounding muscles. This helps to ease pressure on targeted areas, allowing for pain relief, posture correction and treatment of injuries and chronic conditions.

Read more on the affects of poor posture, and how a back brace can assist. 

Which back brace is best for lower back pain?

 Bracing is one of the best ways to address lower back pain, especially in combination with proper ergonomic practice and in more sever cases, physiotherapy. In particular, the LumboTrain or the LumboTrain Lady, will treat lower back pain with a lot of success.

Read more on finding relief from Chronic Lower Back Pain.

If you're looking for assistance with selecting the right brace, you can video chat with a Bauerfeind specialist. Simply book a suitable date and time by clicking this link: Book Bauerfeind Video Chat.

Does Private Health Insurance cover back braces?

Depending on your level of cover and which insurer you're with, you can usually claim something back. We've had many patients successfully claim back on the braces, and Bauerfeind can provide a detailed invoice to assist the patient in their claim. For help understanding if you qualify for a health care rebate, we can help. Please call us on 1300668466 or you can video chat with a Bauerfeind specialist. Simply book a suitable date and time by clicking this link: Book Bauerfeind Video Chat.

Which back brace is best for sciatica?

 The SacroLoc is perfect for Sciatica and related pain, as it unloads the pelvic/hip region to provide immediate relief and support. Wearing this brace helps not only treat it, but also helps prevents deterioration of the nerve and sacral joint. 

If you're looking for assistance with selecting the right brace, you can video chat with a Bauerfeind specialist. Simply book a suitable date and time by clicking this link: Book Bauerfeind Video Chat.

Which back brace is right for me?

Bauerfeind have created a range of back braces, each suited to treat, or manage, back injuries from mild to severe. It is difficult to recommend a brace without hearing more about your specific case. We recommend you consult a medical practitioner, or you can video chat with a Bauerfeind specialist. Simply book a suitable date and time by clicking this link: Book Bauerfeind Video Chat.

If you know your condition, the following articles are perfect for assisting to select the right support: Injury Hub: Back and Spine

Can a back brace correct poor posture?

Back supports are designed to help correct poor posture, whether sitting, standing or engaging in physical activity. The Bauerfeind back braces are clinically proven to improve posture immediately, with continued long term benefits while the brace is used. They are also suitable, and comfortable enough, to wear in virtually every situation.

Read more on the affects of poor posture, and how a back brace can assist. 

Back pain while lifting, can a back brace help?

Whether you lift weights at the gym, boxes for work or you are continually picking up your toddler, lifting can put tremendous strain on your spine. Especially if the movement is repeated over an extended period of time. Wearing a suitable brace will not only help to minimise pain and discomfort, it will protect your spine and reduce the risk of injury. 

Whether you have mild back issues or chronic pain when lifting, the LumboTrain or SacroLoc may be able to provide relief. 

How do I put on a back brace?

Putting on a back brace is simple, and it can be worn on the skin or on top of a thin shirt/underwear. All of the Bauerfeind back braces are designed to have a range of adjustment, so you can tailor the level of support for any activity. 

Video guides are available for all Bauerfeind braces, these provide guidance on how to fit and correctly wear your garment. You can find them on the Bauerfeind YouTube channel. 

How long should I wear my back brace?

As you wear a back brace, you should find an improvement in your condition and a reduction in pain - the amount of time this takes varies from patient to patient. Once all symptoms are relieved, it is helpful to wear the brace when lifting or putting particular strain on your back, the back brace will help to prevent any further injuries from occurring.