Best Orthopaedic Sticks
Monday, 30 October 2017
A properly chosen walking stick makes a great fashion accessory, but what happens when your condition requires you to limit your options to carefully crafted, ergonomically shaped walking sticks? Once you make sure the stick is comfortable, reliable and durable, you can focus your energy into finding one that fits your personality as well.
Very often an orthopaedic cane features a Fischer handle, designed by an Austrian specialist Dr Fischer, who wanted to create the ideal stick that would assist people living with arthritis and rheumatism, though crutch, relax-grip and other ergonomic handles are common as well. Our list of Top Orthopaedic Sticks includes only the most comfortable and efficient products on the market, but since a walking stick is so much more than just an aid, it is up to you to find one that fits your personal style and daily routine best.
Soft-Touch Fischer Handle Dark Hardwood Orthopaedic Walking Cane
This very classic Soft-Touch Fischer Handle Dark Hardwood Orthopaedic Walking Cane, available for both the left and the right hand, features a Fischer handle and a soft-touch coating that makes it even more comfortable to hold. Its neutral design with a wooden shaft and dark handle ensures you can match this cane with practically any outfit.
Key Features: Fischer handle, soft-touch coating, neutral design
Adjustable Folding Amber Fischer Handle Walking Cane
Along with the ergonomically designed Fischer handle, the Adjustable Folding Amber Fischer Handle Walking Cane, available for both the left and the right hand, features a height-adjustable shaft that can easily be folded into four sections. This makes the Folding Amber Fischer Handle Stick not only perfect for anyone who wants to be sure their new cane fits them perfectly, but exceptionally practical as well. With its foldable shaft, this stick is ideal for you if you don't need your support all the time or if your spend a great deal of time travelling.
Key Features: Fischer handle, foldable into four sections, height-adjustable, attractive design
Adjustable Atlas Fischer Bariatric Orthopaedic Cane
If you are dealing with some extra weight, you might find regular orthopaedic walking sticks too flimsy and weak. Its strong stainless steel shaft and supportive Fischer handle make the Adjustable Atlas Fischer Bariatric Orthopaedic Cane, available for both the left and the right hand, perfectly reliable and comfortable for the heavier person. This Fischer Handle Cane is also height-adjustable, which means you have one less thing to worry about when picking out your new support.
Key Features: Fischer handle, height-adjustable, made from stainless steel, suitable for user weight of approximately 34 stone (225kg), neutral all-black design
Dr Cane Orthopaedic Swivel Cane
The Dr Cane Orthopaedic Swivel Cane features a classic crutch handle that supports the user's weight directly above the shaft of the stick for a comfortable and reliable grip. What makes this orthopaedic stick truly remarkable, however, is the specially designed 360° swivel ferrule joint that assists the mobility and management of the cane.
Key Features: Crutch handle, height-adjustable, features swivel ferrule joint, includes wrist strap
Adjustable Relax-Grip Marbled Cream Orthopaedic Walking Cane
The Adjustable Relax-Grip Marbled Cream Orthopaedic Walking Cane, available for both the left and the right hand, is an exceedingly comfortable, anatomically designed cane that fits your hand perfectly. The ergonomically designed handle spreads the weight across the palm of your hand, which is especially beneficial if you are living with a condition such as arthritis or rheumatism. The height-adjustable shaft means you have one less thing to worry about when picking your perfect stick, while the attractive, elegant design ensures your new walking stick will go great with any outfit, either casual or formal.
Key Features: Relax-grip handle, height-adjustable, very elegant design, suitable for formal occasions
Finding a Fashion Accessory
While attractive design and fashionable looks may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you go shopping for a new orthopaedic walking stick, finding a support that you will love to carry with you anywhere is just as important as comfort and reliability. All of these canes are designed with premium, highly supportive handles and reliable, durable shafts, so that you can focus on the other aspect of their use - finding that perfect stick that matches your individual style.
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