The BiOM® Ankle

Have more freedom to do the things you want.
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ANKLE PROSTHESIS WITH BiOM®

The BiOM® Ankle is the only prosthesis with powered propulsion for enhanced mobility.

BionX™ is committed to offering bionic solutions that restore normalized function and quality of life for people with amputations. More than 1,000 people have experienced the power of BiOM Personal Bionics.

ADVANTAGES OF THE BiOM® ANKLE

Biom Feature

POWER

  • Emulates the function of your lost muscles and tendons.
  • Energizes every step, so you will have more stamina to walk farther and faster – even up ramps, hills and stairs.

CONTROL

  • Mimics normal ankle movement to enable a more natural stride.
  • Centers your alignment to reduce joint forces which may result in less pain.

STABILITY

  • Dynamic resistance controls the ankle movement from heel strike until you push off your toe.
  • Provides the balance you need to feel confident on any surface. 

Clinical studies have shown that the BiOM Ankle can help people to:

  • Walk at a faster speed
  • Use less energy to walk
  • Walk in a more natural manner
  • Reduce stress on their joints
  • Navigate varying terrain with less effort and greater speed

BiOM User Profile

Amputation Level
  • One side amputated above knee or below knee
  • Both sides amputated above and below knee
  • Both sides amputated with one side above knee and the other below knee
Functional Level K3, K4 (Low to moderate impact; Ability to walk at variable speeds)
Maximum Weight 287 lbs (130 kg)
Foot Sizes 25-30 cm
Minimum Clearance 8 5/8” (21.7 cm)

WE ARE HERE FOR YOU

At Micheal Nel Prosthetics we will work with you to design and select a prosthesis that will best suit your needs, taking into consideration the different aspects of your lifestyle and personal requirements.

Testimonials and Clients

At Micheal Nel we understand our patients and love to hear about their experiences with Micheal Nel Prosthetics. Below we showcase some recent testimonials.