Spinal Bracing

SPINAL BRACING>
Here at Orthotics Australia, we fit a wide range of spinal braces. These spinal braces (including abdominal binders) are often prescribed for a variety of clinical purposes. These include:

TRAUMA MANAGEMENT
• Fractures.
• Dislocations.
• Acute vertebral disc injuries.

INFECTION MANAGEMENT
• Subdural.
• Vertebral body.
• Vertebral canal.

NEOPLASIA
• Subdural.
• Vertebral body.
• Vertebral canal.

IATROGENIC MANAGEMENT
• Infection.
• Failed internal fixation.
• Spinal cord and nerve root lesions.

HERNIAS
• Scrotal.
• Inguinal.
• Incisional.

DEGENERATION
• Ageing.
• Osteoarthritis.
• Intervertebral disc degeneration.

NEUROMUSCULAR MANAGEMENT
• CNS trauma.
• Multiple sclerosis.
• Neuromuscular issues secondary to spinal cord injury.

AIM OF SPINAL ORTHOSES
• To restrict motion and offload intervertebral discs, the vertebrae as well as other spinal structures by applying compression on the abdomen and providing a stable structure to immobilize weak or injured structures of the spine.
• To relief compression compressive weight on the spine.
• To correct alignment or posture by providing a three-point force system.

Here at Orthotics Australia our clinicians are trained in fitting various types of off-the-shelve spinal braces to suite your different needs. With have access to various internationally recognised brands that specialise in spinal bracing (e.g., BORT and OPTEC).

Please do not hesitate to give us at Orthotics Australia a call if you require further assistance with your spinal bracing needs.