The spine is literally the backbone of your body, stabilising and controlling each and every movement, protecting your nerve system and keeping you upright. When the back is affected by injury, disease or other issues, it affects your whole body. Taking care of yourself with a medical back brace can help not only in relieving pain and correcting posture, but also in protecting you from injury and keeping this crucial part of your body safe.
Bauerfeind have been developing medical back braces for decades, and have a wide range of supports for virtually every different issue that affects the back. When you're looking for a medical back support, Bauerfeind is the ultimate.
Will these help my back pain?
Back pain comes in many forms, from mild muscle pain in the lower back all the way through to severe pain and malformation from chronic issues. Bauerfeind's range of back supports are designed to treat virtually every type of back problem that exists, helping to restore posture and alleviate pain effectively.
What makes these products better than others?
Simply put, Bauerfeind have set the global standard for medical braces, compression and insoles. Using the highest quality materials to construct decades-refined products that have been clinically proven to address a vast range of issues. There's no substitute for quality, and Bauerfeind have that from the simplest strap to the largest brace.
How long do they last?
Bauerfeind's high quality construction and design mean that all of our products go the distance, especially when cared for properly. Below is a rough outline of how long products last before they start to lose their effectiveness over time.
Compression Stockings - 6 to 9 months of daily wear
Braces & supports - 1 to two years of daily wear
Insoles - 9 to 12 months of daily wear
It's important to note that this is a rough guideline, and each person's usage and general care can change the longevity of the product either way
How do I take care of these products?
Virtually all of our products can be machine washed on a cold gentle cycle and air dried out of direct sunlight. Putting them on and taking them off carefully is recommended, and for specific product care, refer to the product manual or contact our friendly staff.
What is the warranty for these products?
All supports and insoles come with a 12 month warranty, and compression stockings with a 3 month warranty for any manufacturers faults. At any point if you've got issues with the product or aren't sure if something is wrong, just contact our helpful staff.
How do I know they'll fit?
Bauerfeind have an incredibly extensive sizing system for our products based off of hundreds of thousands of patient measurements. The perfect anatomic fit system we use means that the supports are designed to fit your body, not the other way around. (We also offer custom options for a range of our products for those rare few who still can't fit into our sizing range).