Reciprocation Gait Orthoses (RGO) is a custom-made orthosis that extends over the knees that secures the joints and assists in supporting the both lower limbs for standing and walking.

Initially it was developed to treat children suffering from spina bifida with myelomeningocele, (a structural defect in the

spine at birth). More recently other presentations such as spinal cord trauma, neurological diseases, diseases that causes progressive damage to the
nervous system, cerebral palsy and muscular dystrophy have benefited from the use of RGO's.

The degree of disability of all of the aforementioned disorders varies with the level of

Common  medical conditions include:

  • Spinal cord injury
  • Spina Bifida
  • Occulta
  • Closed Neural Tube
  • Meningocele
  • Myelomeningocele
  • Muscular Dystrophy
  • Cerebral Palsy


Please note that all information contained on this website or provided by our clinical team is for reference purposes only, and does not constitute medical advice or medical opinion. We always recommend consulting a qualified healthcare professional for diagnosis and treatment.

Our experienced clinical team can manufacture and supply a wide range of custom-made orthoses for you. All custom orthoses are manufactured at our facility in Sydney, ensuring prompt delivery and personalised follow-up.

Please contact us to arrange a consultation.

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