HAVE MORE FREEDOM IN YOUR LIFE WITH emPOWER
The only prosthesis with powered propulsion has been redesigned for you.
BionX is committed to offering bionic solutions that restore normalized function and quality of life for people with amputations. More than 1,400 people have experienced the power of BionX’s prosthesis.
emPOWER is the next generation design of the BiOM Ankle. emPOWER is still the only prosthesis that offers:
- Increased energy for faster walking with less fatigue and easier climbing of ramps, hills and stairs1,2,3
- Normalized walking gait to reduce joint forces that lead to pain and the potential for osteoarthritis1,2
- Real-time control of full ankle movement for improved safety and stability across any surface
The emPOWER Ankle is for people with above or below the knee amputations who are low to moderately active and want to maintain an active lifestyle. The emPOWER Ankle is designed to keep you active all day, every day.
- Replaces the function & power of lost muscles & tendons
- Gives you net positive energy instead of taking it away – even up ramps, hills & stairs
- Life-like ankle movement that normalizes your walking gait
- Significantly reduces joint forces to help alleviate pain and the potential for osteoarthritis
- Adjusts ankle power, resistance and flexion in real-time
- Centers your balance for confidence across any surface
Have more freedom in your life without thinking about your mobility.
emPOWER offers all of the trusted benefits of the BiOM Ankle in a design that gives you more:
- Improved battery run time – Up to 2x more energy to get you through your day4
- Integrated battery design – 25% less bulk to look & feel your best
- Enhanced power delivery – More life-like feel at any speed
- Hardened metal & plastic components – 2x more scratch & impact resistant
- Weather sealed components – Highly resistant to rain, snow and dirt
- Low profile charger – 30% lighter & 50% smaller for more portable travel
emPOWER USER PROFILE
|Functional Level||K3, K4 (Low to moderate impact; Ability to walk at variable speeds)|
|Maximum Weight||287 lbs (130 kg)|
|Foot Sizes||25-30 cm|
|Minimum Clearance||8 3/4” (22.2 cm)|
The emPOWER Ankle is covered by a number of providers, including Worker’s Compensation, the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs and Non-Profit Funding for veterans who do not have the VA benefit.
To learn whether your insurance covers the emPOWER Ankle, please speak to your provider or contact BionX.