A Back Brace is a device designed to limit the motion of the spine in cases of fracture
or in post-operative fusions, as well as a preventative measure against some progressive
Common Back Braces include:
Rigid (hard) braces: These braces are form-fitting plastic molds that restrict motion by as
much as 50%
Soft braces: Elastic braces that limit forward motion of the spine and assist in setting
spinal fusions or supporting the spine during occasions of stress.
Yes, Medicare Part B covers 80% of the Medicare-approved price of braces prescribed as “medically necessary” by a Medicare-enrolled doctor and which are bought, or rented, from a Medicare-approved supplier.
If you’re the recipient of Medicare, you may be able to access most Medical Supplies that are fully covered by your insurance plan. The team at Developed Medical can help match you to the right supplies that are covered by your insurance.
With Developed Medicals Courtesy Billing Program