DMO provide dynamic movement orthosis using elastomeric fabric all of which are custom made. The DMO suit aims to improve symmetry and stabilisation of the spine and body by align the shoulders, hips and torso.
The purpose of a lycra suit is to maximise postural stability. The light compression from the lycra can improve sensory feedback so the wearer knows the position of their body in space. Reinforcement panels can also be added to further influence areas of the body that may need realigning or supporting.
There are many indications for using a lycra suit. These include:
If you are unsure if you would be suitable for a lycra suit please contact us to discuss.
Lycra suits are often used for the following conditions:
This list of conditions is not exhaustive. If you are unsure if you would be suitable for a lycra suit please contact us to discuss.
There are many benefits that come from using a lycra suit. These include:
There are many benefits using a lycra suit to find out more please contact us to discuss.
Types of lycra suits that may be used include:
The process to receive a lycra suit would be:
Every lycra suit is made to measure therefore your orthotist will discuss with you what the best design will be for your needs e.g. with or without sleeves, long or short legs. Your orthotist will then need to take a series of measurements to ensure your suit provides the best support possible. Your lycra suit can also be personalised with a range of colours and patterns to suit your style and preferences.