Founded in 1989, Breg offers cold therapy, knee, shoulder, spine, elbow/wrist, foot/ankle bracing and orthopedic practice solutions. The Companys products are sold through more than 100 distributors in 36 countries. Breg is based in Carlsbad, CA, with approximately 1,000 employees.
In October 2014, Breg and United Orthopedic Group announced a merger, creating a leading U.S. provider of sports medicine, rehabilitative orthopedic products and services. The new company is called Breg, and the combined product portfolio features four major product brands including Breg, Bledsoe Brace Systems, Hope Orthopedics and Cothera.
For two decades, Breg has transformed orthopedic care with industry-leading products. Breg is the leader in motorized cold therapy, selling over two million Polar Care® units. In 2005, Breg launched the Fusion® family of functional knee braces, combining sleek, lightweight design with exceptional comfort and fit. Introduced in 2010 on select Fusion braces, AirTech™ is an innovative system of AirMesh® and pad channels that move heat and moisture away from the skin.
Introduced in 2011, Breg’s LPR™ Ligament Knee Brace provides rigid support and extensive range of motion. The SlingShot™ 3 Shoulder Brace, also launched in 2011, is the industry’s first shoulder sling to offload pressure from the neck, making it extremely comfortable. In 2012, Breg launched the Freestyle™ OA knee brace, a lightweight, wrap-around brace for osteoarthritis patients.
Breg offers a line of premier post-operative braces with the patented T-Scope�� hinge, including the T Scope Hip, introduced in 2013. In 2014, the company launched the FreeRunner™ patellofemoral knee brace, providing support when patients need it most. Breg also offers a full range of soft goods.
Business Solutions enables orthopedic practices to implement and run successful in-office bracing supplies and practice management programs. Our industry specialists provide knowledge, guidance and tools for a compliant, patient-focused and profitable ancillary service designed to help the orthopedic practice meet its specific goals.
Breg’s high quality bracing and cold therapy products, and Business Solutions’ suite of software tools and consulting programs, help practices reduce costs and improve outcomes along the patient “hurt to healthy��� orthopedic journey.