The BiOM® Ankle
Have more freedom to do the things you want.
ANKLE PROSTHESIS WITH BiOM®
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
- 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.
- Mimics normal ankle movement to enable a more natural stride.
- Centers your alignment to reduce joint forces which may result in less pain.
- 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
|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.