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Knee Braces for Torn Meniscus Injury
For those who have recently injured their meniscus, it is important to wear a knee brace to properly support the meniscus as it is healing. Wearing a knee brace during activity can also help prevent meniscus tears. Our brace coaches recommend the following knee braces as the best support for meniscus injuries.
$899.99Lightweight and streamline, this custom knee brace offers the best ACL protection for non-contact sports.
Recognized as the best ligament knee brace available. Top-of-line protection that is custom fit for your leg. Ideal for athletes who participate in contact sports and want to prevent a knee ligament injury or re-injury.
$90.00Recover faster with the HyperIce Knee, a knee wrap that cleverly holds the ice, stays on your knee, and offers compression.
$524.99Provides complete protection of the ACL for athletes who don’t want to lose speed by weighing themselves down with a heavy brace.
$119.99For moderate stability of ligament, meniscus injuries, sprains, and osteoarthritis
$149.99Designed for joint pain relief associated with patellofemoral malalignment
NON-MOTORIZED. Anatomic cuff design for complete coverage of the knee area
$29.99Hot and cold therapy eases away pain, inflammation and stiffness
$64.99 As low as: $4.99Cold therapy to the knee area for acute, chronic, or post-surgical applications
Treatment for a Torn Meniscus
RICE treatment (Rest, Ice, Compress, and Elevate) may be sufficient to a slightly torn meniscus. This will provide comfort to alleviate the pain and lessen the swelling as the meniscus heals over time. A major tear may require surgery.
The best treatment for a meniscus tear is to understand the injury, rest, and wear a knee brace specifically designed to support a meniscus injury. A knee brace ideal for meniscus tears will support the knee in a position to help prevent it from rotating too far in an unnatural direction. It would ideally be worn for daily activities if you have previously had an injury and during sports for prevention whether or not you have previously been injured.
Continue reading more about meniscus tears and learn more about why our DonJoy Armor Brace with FourcePoint Hinge is the best brace for meniscus protection.