The Medicare Bracing Blog

Elite Medical Supply is a national provider of back, knee and extremity bracing products covered by Medicare. We're constantly sharing insights to help Medicare beneficiaries and providers with important information about bracing.

Know Your Brace - The Benefits of Professional Knee Brace Fitting

Know Your Brace - The Benefits of Professional Knee Brace Fitting

The knees include body parts both critical to mobility and that are immensely sensitive to pain. Treatment for knee-related complications begins with a combination of physical therapy and knee...

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How Chiropractors Can Help You Avoid Decompression Surgery

How Chiropractors Can Help You Avoid Decompression Surgery

Chiropractic care is a non-invasive, patient-centric, regulated healthcare profession focused on the nervous system, spine, joints, and muscles. Chiropractors rely on their clinical expertise and...

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Use a Knee Brace For Effective Tricompartmental Osteoarthritis Treatment

Use a Knee Brace For Effective Tricompartmental Osteoarthritis Treatment

Arthritis is expected to strike roughly 78 million people by the year 2040, and it may appear in different forms including osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis.If you or a loved one has been...

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Osgood Schlatter Disease and the Best Knee Braces to Manage It

Osgood Schlatter Disease and the Best Knee Braces to Manage It

Osgood Schlatter Disease (OSD), also known as Tibial Tuberculosis Apophysitis, is common among pubescent and adolescent children. OSD is most common in boys aged 10 to 15 years and girls aged 12...

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Knee Injuries — The Difference Between a Strain, Sprain, and Tear

Knee Injuries — The Difference Between a Strain, Sprain, and Tear

What is the difference between a strain, sprain, or tear when it comes to knee soft tissue injuries? Let’s take a comprehensive look at the knee and the difference between these types of injuries....

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Manage Osteoarthritis Progression With a Quality Knee Brace

Manage Osteoarthritis Progression With a Quality Knee Brace

Many of us are familiar with the term arthritis, particularly as we age. Although osteoarthritis can be painful, Elite Medical Supply is here to help you manage this challenging condition with...

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How to Wear a Lower Back Brace the Right Way

How to Wear a Lower Back Brace the Right Way

If you've been dealing with chronic lower back pain, then finding an excellent lumbar support brace has crossed your mind. Suffering from lower back pain lowers your productivity, induces...

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Learning About Neurogenic Claudication

Learning About Neurogenic Claudication

Many of us take for granted the ability to walk pain-free.

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What is Spinal Stenosis, and How is it Treated?

What is Spinal Stenosis, and How is it Treated?

Your spine is made up of small bones, called vertebrae, which are stacked on top of one another. Muscles, ligaments, nerves, and intervertebral disks are additional parts of the spinal column....

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Do You Want to Avoid or Delay Spinal Decompression Surgery?

Do You Want to Avoid or Delay Spinal Decompression Surgery?

If you have been diagnosed with spinal stenosis, your physician may suggest spinal decompression surgery, also known as laminectomy surgery. There are many reasons that a patient would try to...

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