“There may be people that have more talent than you, but there’s no excuse for anyone to work harder than you do.”
— Derek Jeter
Used to provide corrective forces to the lumber and thoracic spine, this orthosis comes in many different styles.
Most common are the 23 hour Boston Brace (worn for 23 hours a day) or the nocturnal Providence Brace (worn during the night).
Indications for a Scoliosis Orthosis may include:
- Infantile, Juvenile, and Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
- Neuromuscular Scoliotic Curves
- Congenital Scoliotic Curves
- Lumbosacral Orthoses
LSOs stabilize the lumbosacral spine through intra-abdominal pressure and provide pain relief by reducing pressure on individual vertebrae.
Indications for a Lumbosacral Orthosis may include:
- Low Back Pain
- Herniated Disc
- Post Operative
- Degenerative Disc Disease
- Lumbar Fracture