What exactly is a patella strap?
A patella strap is a brace that can be applied just below the knee. You then tighten the strap by using the Velcro strap. The patella straps will then slightly push down the kneecap. This will provide support to the knee tendon.
When am I supposed to wear a patella strap?
Most people who suffer from Osgood Schlatter or Runner's Knee are often advised to wear a patella strap. These are the most common complaints in and around the knee tendon area. A patella strap is often advised by a doctor or physiotherapist. In order to let the proces of complaint reduction go as smooth as possible, our specialists advise you to only wear the patella strap when you are actually experiencing complaints. In addition, the patella strap is perfectly wearable during sports. So in short, a patella strap will never bother you in your daily life.