Archive for June, 2014
Much of the Durable Medical Equipment available within the orthopedic market place is currently manufactured in China. The air walker pictured above is a great example. This is a high quality product. It’s such a great product several brace manufacturers in the United States buy and resell the boot. So as a consumer, whether you’re a patient or a supplier this is good information to know. Most manufacturers will charge about $75 for this circumferential walking boot. But since there is a high demand for this product, and it’s readily available from various distributors and manufacturers, usually you can buy this product for under $60. All you have to do is look. This boot is called the XLR8, The Sprint, and The Lunar Air Walker.
$56.78 on the Heritage Medical website. Sprint Air Walker
If you want to order in quantities of 12 boots or more, free Ground shipping anywhere in the United States and the price drops to $43 per boot. Order on-line for individual boot orders. Call our customer service to set up an account with 30 day terms for bulk orders. 800-762-9605.