Levitation™ Knee Braces bring together our signature hinge and bionic spring technology in a compact, light-weight brace. By absorbing, storing, then releasing energy in an adjustable way, the Levitation™ knee brace can reduce muscle fatigue, enhance strength and performance, and help protect the knees from injury. Levitation™ is commonly used by individuals with knee osteoarthritis, knee injuries, athletes, and those working in the skilled trades. It offers a customizable assist, allowing users to tailor their brace’s performance to meet their specific needs.
For more information, please download our specification sheet (PDF)
|Fully customizable force-output (assist)||Carbon fibre shell|
|Can lift up to 100 pounds of body weight||Powered, bionic hinge|
|Powerful assist for athletes||4 off-the-shelf sizes|
|Reduces joint compression||Maximum Height: 18 inches|
|One-year limited warranty on shell and hinge||Weight: 990 grams|
By providing customized energy return that is tailored to your needs, Levitation™ can be used across a wide variety of applications. Below are some of the most common uses of Levitation™.
|Medical Applications||Athletic Applications|
|Knee Osteoarthritis||Alpine skiing|
|Ligament injuries (ACL, PCL, LCL, MCL)||Golf|
|Meniscus (cartilage) injuries||Hockey|
|Many neurologically-based mobility conditions||Basketball|
We are dedicated to product quality and want your brace to last a long time. We use only the highest quality materials in Levitation™. Product components are listed below.
|Brace Shell||Carbon Fibre|
|Hinge & Quick Disconnects||Aluminum|
|Padding & Cord||Polyethylene|
Levitation™ is offered in 4 off-the-shelf sizes. Our innovative strapping systems ensure the brace will stay locked in place on your leg by dynamically changing shape to match your leg as you move.
To determine your appropriate size, circumference measurements should be taken 8″ above knee centre, at knee centre, and 8″ below knee centre.
With a prescription in hand, most insurance providers will provide coverage for Levitation™.
All insurance plans are a bit different and typically vary by region and plan type.You should always follow up directly with your insurance provider for details specific to your plan.
Note that some insurers (in particular in the United States) require a reimbursement code to provide coverage. In the United States, your doctor will prescribe an appropriate HCPCS reimbursement code.
We’re confident that our craftsmanship will stand up to every day use and offer a one-year warranty on the brace shell and hinge. View the details of our warranty.