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Balance Knee Control

Balance Knee Control


Balance Knee Control is designed to offer a high level of stability for low active users, who typically use walking aids. It is intended to facilitate single-speed walking on level ground and gentle slopes, allowing the user to negotiate stairs* and small obstacles, as well as sit and/or kneel.

Featuring proven Össur technology, Balance Knee Control offers a stable, yet more dynamic alternative to the Locking Knee.

This single axis knee has a weight-activated friction brake that can be adjusted to suit the weight of individual users. The knee also incorporates an extension assist, adjustable stance flexion and a manual lock for use as and when required.

*The knee should only be used in full extension when negotiating stairs.

Impact Levels

Impact LevelExample


Daily activities involving gentle, steady walking with the use of a walking aid.

Example: Moving around at home, modest walking in the community.


L5812 L5925 L5850 L5845

Note: Responsibility for accurate coding lies solely with the provider treating the patient. Össur assumes no responsibility or liability for the provider’s coding decisions. Össur’s coding suggestions rest on its best judgment and are subject to revision based on additional information or changes in the alpha-numeric system.

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Balance Knee Control Specifications

Balance™ Knee Control Product Information
Amputation Level:


Knee Disarticulation

Impact Level: Low
Maximum Patient Weight: 125kg (275lbs)
Weight Of Knee: 0.590kg (1.30lbs)
Build Height: 118mm (4 5/8")
Knee Flexion: Max 140°

Order Information

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