*A Prescription is Required for the Purchase of this Item.
The DonJoy Drytex Hinged Knee Brace with a Removable Patellar Horseshoe Buttress is suitable for the patient or athlete suffering from mild to moderate MCL and/ or LCL knee instability. This brace provides both medial and lateral support for the active individual while using a unique neoprene alternative. It also features a patellar buttress to aid in patellar stabilization and control. Constructed of a nylon core and a polyester Lycra fabric the brace provides compression while still allowing airflow and breathability. Perfect for individuals in warm humid climates or with neoprene allergies. This brace can be used in contact sports and features polycentric hinges and sewn-in pull-up loops. Features an open popliteal (back of the knee) to prevent bunching of material when squatting or moving and a pull-on sleeve style application to help the brace stay in place during activity. Available in black and a variety of sizes from XS to 3XL.
This DonJoy knee brace can only be shipped to the United States and Puerto Rico. Any international orders for this product will be canceled.
Disclaimer and Warning
You must immediately contact your physician for medical treatment and advice if you experience any discomfort when using this product. This item should only be used on a single patient with a medical provider's prescription and instructions. When purchasing and using this item you acknowledge that you are currently under the care of a medical provider and agree to read and carefully follow and understand all operating instructions, directions, and treatment protocols provided with the product and by your medical provider. Additional warnings may be included with the product instructions.
***All measurements should be taken around the thigh "6 inches" above the middle of your knee cap (mid-patella).
Please note that many of these braces run small from the manufacturer, and if your size falls near or between sizes, you may want to order the next larger size for a proper fit.***
|X-Small||13" to 15.5"||33 to 39 cm|
|Small||15.5" to 18.5"||39 to 47 cm|
|Medium||18.5" to 21"||47 to 53 cm|
|Large||21" to 23.5"||53 to 60 cm|
|X-Large||23.5" to 26.5"||60 to 67 cm|
|XX-Large||26.5" to 29.5"||67 to 75 cm|
|XXX-Large||29.5" to 32"||75 to 81 cm|
Q. Where do I measure for a proper fit?
A. To assure the proper fit of your DonJoy knee sleeve measure the circumference of your thigh 6 inches above the middle of your knee cap (patella). Use the size chart to find your correct sizing.
Q. What is the benefit of the horseshoe patellar buttress?
A. The removable horseshoe buttress adds an additional feature to this brace that provides adjustable patellar control and stabilization. It can be moved and oriented to each individual patient's needs.
Q. What is Drytex?
A. Drytex is a neoprene alternative constructed of a unique nylon core and polyester Lycra fabric that allows for improved airflow. This fabric provides compression and support, yet allows for breathability. It is ideal for patients who have allergies or irritations to neoprene or live in warm weather climates.