Pressure Sore Heel & Ankle Protectors
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$49.99

  • Get lasting protection from the friction & shear that cause heel and ankle bed sores, pressure ulcers, redness, and pain.
  • Silk-like, breathable fabric prevents moisture and heat buildup against the skin. Patented technology reduces friction and protects skin.
  • Designed for people with lower extremity neuropathy, wheelchair users, people with spinal cord injury, surgery recovery, bed-bound seniors & orthotic braces.
  • Stay in place. Durable, machine-washable. Wash them with your other laundry. Made in the USA and made to last.
  • Contains one pair of Heel & Ankle Protectors.
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Product Description

Finally, a Solution That Works

Do you or a loved one suffer from pressure sores or ulcers on your heels or ankles? Then you know they’re painful, debilitating, and difficult to heal. Left untreated, bedsores can lead to months of bed rest and even hospitalization. Fortunately, there’s a new option for protecting heels and ankles.

The Ultimate Heel & Ankle Solution

GlideWear Heel & Ankle Protectors use a patented technology to protect skin and reduce the friction that causes pressure sores and bed sores. Unlike foam or blow-up booties, GlideWear Heel & Ankle Protectors stay in place. They can be worn alone or over or under thicker socks for warmth.

GlideWear Heel & Ankle Protectors are ideal for:

  • People with lower extremity neuropathy (common with diabetes) who are at-risk for skin breakdown on the heels and ankles
  • Wheelchair users who have redness, pain, or bedsores on their heels or ankles
  • Seniors with limited mobility who spend much of the day in bed, sitting, or in a wheelchair
  • People recovering from surgery who are temporarily bed-bound
  • People who use orthotics, walking boots (cast boots), or orthopedic footwear

How Do They Work?

When you buy GlideWear Heel & Ankle Protectors, you’re not just buying a pair of socks. You’re buying a medical tool that will protect you from painful, debilitating sores. Remember, if you get one pressure ulcer or bed sore, you’re at a higher risk for getting another one in the future.

Invest in a long-term solution – buy GlideWear Heel & Ankle Protectors today. Contains one pair of Heel & Ankle Protectors.

GlideWear Heel & Ankle Protectors are made in the USA by Tamarack Habilitation Technologies, winner of a 2015 Minnesota Manufacturing Award.

Product Instructions

Directions

Wear daily to prevent and relieve skin breakdown around the heel and ankle. Machine or hand wash and dry after each use. Contact your healthcare provider if you have any questions about the use of this product.

Indications

Indicated for use in acute and long-term care facilities to prevent heel ulceration. Also indicated for use accompanying and after wearing a prescribed orthopedic brace, including total contact or clam shell casts, AFO’s or similar devices.

Size Chart

Tech Specs

Each package contains 1 pair of GlideWear Heel & Ankle Protector Socks. Made with pride in the USA from 75% Polyester / 19% Nylon / 6% Spandex (latex-free).

Additional Information

Weight 0.5 lbs
Size

Small (Men’s 5-7, Women’s 5-8), Medium (Men’s 8-10, Women’s 9-11), Large (Men’s 11-13, Women’s 12-14)

Gender

unisex, men’s, women’s

Color

Black

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