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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

Manufactured in our world leading facility in Zeulenroda Germany, each one of our Back supports is made to relieve pain, improve posture and target your condition, helping you enjoy life without back pain. Treating a wide range of back issues including Lower back pain, sciatica, vertabrae fractures and issues, slipped and bulging discs, arthritis, osteoperosis, pre and post-op recovery and more, there's something for you.

Award Winning Design: Our high standard German engineering isn’t just for show. All our back supports are designed, engineered and produced to the very highest standards there are, meaning there’s no weak points or compromises. Durable, long-lasting and easy to care for, you can't go past Bauerfeind.

Medical Research: Bauerfeind are constantly researching and refining in the medical field, and rather than flood the market with dozens of different options for the same problem, we consistently refine and update the product to ensure you’ve always got the most up to date support.

Unparalleled comfort: Made from breathable comfortable cotton weave and skin friendly viscoelastic padding, Bauerfeind’s back braces are ideal for every body, no matter the size, shape or sensitivity. Lightweight design and durability make our supports the one for you.

Support for you: Bauerfeind's Back braces provide lasting support and relief to you at any stage you're at. Highly customised to treat specific conditions and take the pressure off, it's hard to find anything more supportive than a Bauerfeind back brace.

Anatomical Fit: Shaped to your body's natural anatomy, we ensure that you've got the perfect fit to help every part of your spine. With a wide range of sizes based off the measurements and studies of clinics and research worldwide, it's the brace that fits you, not the other way.

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.