Wheelchair manufacturers range from large companies to small, specialized suppliers. When shopping for a manual or electric wheelchair, explore the range of mobility products offered by various manufacturers to find the type and model that will best meet your needs.
The following list of mobility companies represents the major wheelchair producers in North America. They have an extensive wheelchair product line that ranges from manual wheelchairs to power chairs to mobility scooters. To reach consumers, they have a large geographic dealer and retailer base, as well as strong internet presence for online sales. These manufacturers also provide wheelchair accessories and other related products that serve individuals who are mobility challenged.
Colours - colourswheelchair.com
(800) 892- 8998
Colours designs and manufactures specialized rigid everyday and rigid sport wheelchairs for an international market of customers. Models range from everyday manual and folding chairs to specially designed sports wheelchairs, kids wheelchairs, and all-terrain models that are sold through a network of dealers around the globe.
Drive Medical - drivemedical.com
Drive manufactures a complete line of durable medical equipment including mobility products, wheelchairs, power operated wheelchairs, personal care products, and wheelchair accessories.
The company's wheelchair line includes standard mobility chairs, transport chairs, bariatric wheelchairs, reclining chairs, electric chairs and mobility scooters. The company also offers a wide selection of wheelchair cushions, as well as pressure-relieving beds and sleep surfaces.
Golden Technologies - goldentech.com
A family-owned business since 1985, Golden Technologies is an American manufacturer of high-end electric wheelchairs and scooters, as well as luxury lift and reclining chairs.
From it's Pennsylvania-based facility, Golden Technologies designs and produces power chairs that range from compact to full-sized. Scooter offerings include compact travel models, medium and full-size luxury scooters, and heavy-duty mobiity scooters. The company offers four categories of lift chairs, as well as custom options.
Invacare - invacare.com
If you’ve been shopping around for a wheelchair, chances are you’ve heard of Invacare. Invacare manufactures and distributes a broad range of home medical equipment.
Invacare offers everything from manual wheelchairs to top-end power wheelchairs. The company also produces sports and recreational wheelchairs. A comprehensive line of wheelchair accessories and related products is also offered.
Karman Healthcare - karmanhealthcare.com
Karman manufactures more than 100 types of wheelchairs including transport standard, lightweight, ergonomic and standing wheelchairs.
The company also produces a variety of walking aids, as well as products that serve the long-term care market. These include beds, furnishings, bathing, mobility, respiratory, dialysis chairs, and transport equipment.
Meyra - meyra.com
49 5733 922-311
Headquartered in Germany, Meyra manufacturers a wide range of wheelchairs and rehabilitation aids consistent with the company's positioning statement "We move people." Wheelchairs include manual standard, lightweight, tilt and pediatric chairs, as well as power chairs, scooters, and multi-function electric wheelchairs.
PDG Mobility - pdgmobility.com
PDG Mobility, a Canada-based company, designs and manufactures customized manual-positioning wheelchairs for individuals around the world. All chairs are built to order, based on user needs.
The chairs are designed to ensure an excellent fit for each person. They tilt to provide improved posture, function, and skin protection. The company also specializes in adapting a range of mobility products.
Pride Mobility - pridemobility.com
Pride Mobility designs and manufactures a variety of mobility products and accessories. One of their most popular products is the Jazzy power chair, a versatile, easy-to-maneuver wheelchair with a unique, memorable design.
Pride Mobility also manufactures travel mobility scooters, versatile and lightweight manual wheelchairs, and lift chairs, which are reclining chairs that allow the user to move into standing position with ease.
Sunrise Medical - sunrisemedical.com
Sunrise Medical produces a comprehensive line of wheelchairs and accessories under several brands including Quickie, Hoyer and Oxford, and Jay.
Sunrise Medical’s Quickie wheelchair line consists of rigid, power, folding, and sports wheelchairs. Jay is their line of seating and positioning products, which provide wheelchair users with support and prevent pressure sores. Hoyer and Oxford is Sunrise Medical’s brand of wheelchair lifts and hoists.
The Scooter Store - thescooterstore.com
Specializing in a a wide variety of power wheelchairs and mobility scooters, the Scooter Store is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Health Care, Inc. and has extensive retail outlets and a wide network of service specialists across the U.S.
The Scooter Store maintains strict compliance with Medicare regulations and works through the Power Mobility Coalition to ensure additional consumer safeguards and industry standards such as ongoing customer service and product maintenance are available.
All of these wheelchair manufacturers provide a range of wheelchair types. The key is to select the right wheelchair model and features that meet your specific requirements, as well as address your needs for comfort and durability.
As you begin your search process, ask your physician for advice, speak with dealers, and read online reviews in order to make an informed decision about which wheelchair to purchase.
If you know of a wheelchair manufacturer that you recommend for inclusion in the list above, please contact us with the specific information.
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