Donjoy Armor Professional Knee Brace
The Donjoy Armor Professional Knee Brace is a professional, premium knee brace designed to support knee ligaments. It does this by protecting the ligaments from injury or irritation. The knee support is one of the the strongest off-the-shelf functional knee braces on the market and is designed for active people seeking ligament protection while receiving an excellent fit and superb comfort.
Who Can Make Gains with the Donjoy Armor Professional Knee Brace?
The Donjoy Armor Professional Knee Brace is designed to be used by everyone in sports, from amateur athletes all the way up to the professionals. The Donjoy Armor Professional Knee Brace supports and protects the knee ligaments, helping to prevent injuries from occurring.
Because a knee injury like a torn ACL can put you out of the game for what can feel like forever, it's vital that you do what you can to prevent an injury from occurring in the first place. The Donjoy Armor Professional Knee Brace helps prevent the following ligament instabilities:
- ACL injury
- MCL injury
- PCL Injury
- LCL injury
Which Sports Is the Armor Professional Knee Support Suitable For?
As a result of its hard-wearing design and aircraft-grade aluminium, the Donjoy Armor Knee Brace is ideal for a wide range of sporting activities. Whether you enjoy extreme sports or you simply enjoy remaining fit, the knee support is suitable for you. Activities include the following:
- Swimming and other water sports
Key Features and Benefits
- Designed for severe ACL, CI, LCL, MCL and PCL instabilities
- Ideal for active lifestyles involving extreme sports (e.g. skiing)
- Short version of the brace for clearance with boots
- Uses the four-points-of-leverage system to reduce strain on ligaments
- Available in seven sizes
- Features a mouldable, medial-sweeping frame for a custom fit
- Low-profile hinges offer flexion-extension control
- Strong, aircraft-quality aluminium frame reduces weight of the brace
- Extremely comfortable design for use over prolonged periods
- Features internally mounted strap tabs to prevent tabs poking out
Sizing of the Donjoy Armor Professional Knee Brace
To make sure you get the best fitting Donjoy Armor Professional Knee Brace, measure your leg circumference at the centre of your knee, 15cm above the centre of your knee, and 15cm below the kneecap, then find the correct size using the table below. See our detailed guide to fitting your Donjoy Knee Brace here.
|Knee Circumference (cm) ||Thigh Circumference (cm) ||Calf Circumference (cm) |
|30.5 - 33cm ||33 - 39cm ||25.5 - 30.5cm |
|33 - 35.5cm ||39 - 47cm ||30.5 - 35.5cm |
|35.5 - 38cm ||47 - 53.25cm ||35.5 - 40.5cm |
|38 - 43cm ||53.25 - 59.5cm ||40.5 - 47cm |
|43 - 48.25cm ||59.5 - 67.25cm ||47 - 50.75cm |
|48.25 - 53.25cm ||67.25 - 75cm ||50.75 - 56cm |
|56 - 61cm ||75 - 81.25cm ||56 - 58.5cm |
The Donjoy Armor Professional Knee Brace uses the famous and revolutionary four-points-of-leverage brace design. Alongside its rigid cuff and strap configuration, this applies a posterior force to the tibia that helps prevent anterior movement. These features help to significantly reduce ACL strain and provide a constant dynamic load on the area.
The standard short calf version is designed for boots with high clearance like ski boots, so you can get the best knee support possible while you're out on the slopes or breaking a sweat on the football pitch. The swooping inner thigh cuff offers good thigh clearance for the other leg so your running won't be obstructed by the frame.
The Donjoy Armor Professional Knee Brace comes in several different sizes to suit different leg sizes. The support is also available for different ligaments to suit your needs.
Contraindications of the Donjoy Armor Professional Knee Brace
There are no known side effects of the Donjoy Armor Professional Knee Brace, but it is designed to be used under the supervision of medical professionals. Consult a doctor before purchasing to ensure the support is suitable for you.