Servicing and Replacement Parts Guide

Roanoke Mobility Scooter Repair: A Servicing and Replacement Parts Guide

According to the U.S. National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health, there are 2.7 million wheelchair users in the United States. With proper care, your wheelchair will last much longer and stay in great shape. However, many people don’t know the process of mobility scooter repair or even how to do proper wheelchair care.

Do you want to learn more about wheelchair servicing? Let our experts show you how you can care for your mobility devices in Roanoke.

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Pros and Cons to Consider for Power vs Manual Wheelchairs

Charleston, SC Wheelchair Specialists: Pros and Cons to Consider for Power vs Manual Wheelchairs

In the United States, there are about 2 million new wheelchair users each year. When you are looking into buying a wheelchair for the first time, it can be intimidating to know what you should look for.

Do you want to learn more about the pros and cons of power wheelchairs and manual wheelchairs? Below, our Charleston experts weigh in on the pros and cons of power and manual wheelchairs.

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Advice from Augusta Mobility Wheelchair Experts

Advice from Augusta Mobility Wheelchair Experts: Eight Tips and Tricks to Improve Home Accessibility

The disability community is the only minority group that anyone can join at any time. Because you never know when you might need it, home accessibility is crucial.

Whether you or someone you know uses a wheelchair or another mobility aid, your Augusta home should accommodate those needs. Fortunately, you can make a few changes to help.

Below, our mobility wheelchair experts provided eight tips to improve the accessibility of your home.

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Five Key Benefits of Lift Chairs from Roanoke, VA Rehab Mobility Specialists

Five Key Benefits of Lift Chairs from Roanoke, VA Rehab Mobility Specialists

According to CDC data, almost 20 percent of American adults had mobility issues in 2019 alone. This means they have difficulty walking, climbing steps, or even more straightforward tasks like getting out of bed or up off the couch.

As people age, they’re prone to degenerative illnesses that make moving hard. Common ailments include arthritis, heart or organ conditions, or physical injuries.

Daily activities can become a challenge. Caregivers suffer from extra strain having to lift or move people with disabilities.

Most rehab mobility specialists would agree, lift chairs are a solution that offers patients and caregivers a safer environment. They have more comfort and greater independence.

Let’s learn why a lift chair is worth the investment for you or your loved one in the Roanoke, VA area.

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How Does a Rehabilitation Chair Work?

How Does a Rehabilitation Chair Work?

Were you recently diagnosed with a medical condition that could impact your independence? If so, your doctor likely talked to you about complex rehab technology (CRT). There are many devices in this category that help you remain mobile.

Wheelchairs are the perfect example, and wheelchair CRT only continues to grow. So much so that 86% of prescribed wheelchairs are considered to be CRT (which are often called physical rehabilitation or complex rehabilitation chairs).

Do you qualify for a complex rehabilitation chair? Here’s more information on our physical rehabilitation chairs.

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Your Guide to Wheelchair Joystick Controls for Your Complex Rehab Chair

Your Guide to Wheelchair Joystick Controls for Your Complex Rehab Chair

When it comes to regaining independence, a wheelchair joystick allows you the maximum freedom of a complex rehab chair. You deserve the ease and comfort that the right joystick can provide to help improve your quality of life.

You might be surprised to know that there are a lot of choices when it comes to joysticks. There are also many other aspects that you need to think about when making a choice.

If you’re not sure where to start, then we’ve taken the guesswork out of your decision. Here is a complete guide to wheelchair joysticks and how they work with your complex rehab chair. Continue reading “Your Guide to Wheelchair Joystick Controls for Your Complex Rehab Chair”