What is a valgus knee brace?

Answer According to the American Academy of Family Physicians, the valgus knee brace, also known as the unloader, is used to support and reduce knee pain of the medial compartment in osteoarthritis patien... Read More »

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What would happen if I didn't follow doctor's orders for my knee brace?

You know what the answer is, you could mess up your knew worse than it is now. Are you just asking so if someone says "oh you'll be ok", then you aren't, you will have someone to blame? I know th... Read More »

Can i get a knee brace for Tendonitis?

I would recommend using plenty of ice and an ace bandage to help give it some minor support , you should also express your concerns to the physical therapist they can do several different treatment... Read More »

Why do people wear a knee brace?

Knee braces are used to help support the knee when it is injured or painful. There are different types of braces that can be used for the differing knee conditions and pains. Whether or not these b... Read More »

Should I wear a knee brace?

Absolutely, wear the knee brace if it feels better with it on. It will help keep your knee from getting worse. If you don't need it all the time, don't wear it all the time. Then follow the doct... Read More »