DMO Neonate Suit
This device is designed for premature babies supporting them with difficulties such as poor trunk and head control as well as difficulties in settling. It can also be used for babies who require increased sensory feedback.
Lycra devices can help and support children with a range of needs. As each device is made to measure it can be designed and manufactured specifically for each person. The Lycra can include specific areas of reinforcement and support with different configurations of zips and velcro fastenings being added for ease of wear.
There are many indications for using a pediatric lycra device. These include:
If you are unsure if your child would be suitable for a pediatric lycra device please contact us to discuss.
Pediatric lycra devices are often used for the following conditions:
This list of conditions is not exhaustive. If you are unsure if your child would be suitable for a pediatric lycra device please contact us to discuss.
There are many benefits that come from using a pediatric lycra device. These include:
There are many benefits using a pediatric lycra device to find out more please contact us to discuss.
Lycra devices are all custom made and can therefore be made to fit any child. There are a number of lycra devices specifically for children which include:
The process to receive a pediatric lycra device would be:
To ensure your child’s lycra device provides the maximum level of support your orthotist will need to take a number of different measures. This will vary on the type of device selected for your child. The orthotist will also discuss with you the various options of fastening the device to make donning, doffing and toileting as easy as possible.