Exoskeleton technology is one of the newest innovations for physical therapy and neurorehabilitation. For over ten years, Ekso Bionics has been working diligently to provide exosuits and wearable robots for rehabilitation centers. As the only FDA-approved robotic suits for spinal cord injury, stroke, and brain injury recovery, EksoNR can be the perfect assistive device for your rehabilitation institution.
Physical therapy is a deeply personal experience for every patient. As a therapist, you get to work with patients as they learn to walk again, sit upright, or regain movement in the limbs. You have a number of tools, exercises, and treatments to help them achieve this goal. Exoskeletons can help take your clinical practice to the next level. With the help of a wearable robotic exoskeleton, patients can increase their endurance, practice different skills, and regain their capabilities in a natural way. The EksoNR can help in a variety of ways, you just need to be open and creative with how you incorporate it into your therapy standards. Here are a few tips and logistics for how an exoskeleton suit can work within your rehabilitation center.