The Donjoy Playmaker Knee Brace provides support and protection for mild to moderate ACL, MCL, PCL, LCL ligament injuries and hyperextension instabilities. The Playmaker incorporates DonJoy’s Four-Points-of-Leverage design to reduce ACL instability which makes it an ideal intermediate level brace for non-contact sports or full activity.
The Playmaker knee brace features polycentric hinges for support and neoprene material for warmth, comfort, and compression. The brace allows for full movement at the knee and provides the protection needed so athletes can continue to participate in their favorite sport. It's available in a sleeve version with or without a Pop cutout to reduce pinching/bunching.
Playmaker Knee Brace Features:
- Warm and compressive Neoprene fabric construction.
- Sleeve style for optimal fit.
- Popliteal cutout for improved fit and comfort.
- Versatile strapping allows ACL, PCL, or Combined Instability (CI) configuration.
- Polycentric hinges with contoured condyle shells mimic the knee joint's natural motion.
- Length: 16".
- Style: Soft Hinged.
Playmaker Brace Versions:
- Standard Pull-up Sleeve - (11-0860-x) No Pop Cutout; the material is left in behind the knee.
- Pull-up Sleeve with Popliteal Cutout - (11-0861-x) Has oval popliteal cutout behind the knee to reduce bunching& pinching.
- Pull-up Sleeve with Patella Donut - (11-0862-x) Pull-up sleeve with a donut buttress for patella control.
- Pull-up Sleeve w/ Popliteal Cutout & Patella Donut - (11-0863-x) Includes popliteal cutout in the back of the knee with patella donut for patellar control.
The Donjoy Playmaker Knee Brace may be used for:
- Mild to moderate Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) tears.
- Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) tears.
- Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) tears.
- Combined mild knee instabilities.
- Prophylactic sports protection.
- Sizing chart
Watch our Measurement/Fitting video and then use a fabric tape measure to measure your thigh, knee center, and calf circumference for the correct size.
Size Thigh Circumference Knee Center Circumference Calf Circumference XSmall 13" - 15.5" (33 - 39 cm) 12" - 13" (30.5 - 33 cm) 10" - 12" (25.5 - 30.5 cm) Small 15.5" - 18.5" (39 - 47 cm) 13" - 14" (33 - 35.5 cm) 12" - 14" (30.5 - 35.5 cm) Medium 18.5" - 21" (47 - 53.25 cm) 14" - 15" (35.5 - 38 cm) 14" - 16" (35.5 - 40.5 cm) Large 21" - 23.5" (53.25 - 59.5 cm) 15" - 17" (38 - 43 cm) 16" - 18" (40.5 - 47 cm) XLarge 23.5" - 26.5" (59.5 - 67.25 cm) 17" - 19" (43 - 48.25 cm) 18" - 20" (47 - 50.75 cm) 2XLarge 26.5" - 29.5" (67.25 - 75 cm) 19" - 21" (48.25 - 53.25 cm) 20" - 22" (50.75 - 56 cm) 3XLarge 29.5" - 32" (75 - 81.25 cm) 21" - 23" (56 - 61 cm) 22" - 24" (53.25 - 58.5 cm)
Playmaker Knee Brace Four Points of Leverage Design:
The Playmaker features the patented 4-point dynamic strapping system found on all high end Donjoy ACL knee braces.
- Point 1 Anterior: The first point of leverage is the anterior thigh cuff. It acts as a point for rotating the femur anteriorly.
- Point 2 Posterior: The second point of leverage is the posterior calf cuff. It acts as a point for rotating the tibia posteriorly.
- Point 3 Posterior: The third point of leverage is a posterior thigh strap, which is applied while drawing the hinge bars posteriorly on the knee.
- Point 4 Anterior: Incorporating the fourth point generates the crucial opposing force. By tightening and affixing the anterior tibial strap, the hinge is drawn into proper position, and the tibia is rotated posteriorly.
- Long For My height
- Neoprene Needs To Be Washed
- Great Brace After Major Surgery
- Slides Down Occasionally
- Using This Brace For Skiing
- Volleyball girl
- Sized Accurately
- Great Replacement
- Good Lineman Protection
- Brace is Very Good
- Very comftorable
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