Getting the Right Care
Selecting the right orthotic treatment requires a specialized evaluation from a Certified Orthotist CO(c) who is trained in the science of biomechanics, the study of how the body moves. Can we help you find an orthotic solution that will meet your needs?
Shoulder Orthoses (SO)
These braces are used to provide stability and support to the shoulder to promote healing and/or reduce pain. A sling is one style of this type; others include abduction restraints, airplane splints, and figure-8 clavicle braces.
This device may be suitable for individuals with:
- Soft tissue and nerve injuries including rotator cuff tears
- Subluxation and dislocations
- Post-surgical trauma