Medical Equipment Rental Suppliers
While specialty wheelchairs are all the rage, most people don’t have conditions requiring them to splurge on such a device. Instead, manual wheelchairs from a medical supply store are often suitable enough to meet most people’s needs as they are are lightweight, durable, and easy to maneuver.
Manual wheelchairs are the best way to perform ADLs and enjoy an everyday life if you have a mobility impairment. Whether you’re recovering from an injury or surgery, or have a permanent handicap and need something more affordable than power wheelchairs, manual wheelchairs can get the job done.
However, if you have a more advanced condition or don’t have the strength or ability to use a manual wheelchair, we also offer the best powered and specialty wheelchairs available. No matter your wheelchair needs, Wheelchair & Walker Rentals Inc. has you covered.
While manual wheelchairs aren’t self-powered or propelled, they’re often prefered over powered wheelchairs for several reasons:
Manual wheelchairs are only beneficial if you choose the right one for what you need. Otherwise, they can do more harm than good by impeding your condition or recovery. Here’s how to choose the right manual wheelchair for your situation:
If you can’t decide between two or more manual wheelchairs, we also offer wheelchair rentals. That way, you can try out multiple chairs for a day or two until you find the perfect one.
Another key to choosing the right manual wheelchair for your needs is choosing the right type of manual wheelchair. Our New Mexico and El Paso medical supply store divide wheelchairs into five categories:
Regardless of which type of manual wheelchair you need, Wheelchair & Walker Rentals Inc. has it for you.
As with everything you purchase or rent, it’s essential to take good care and use your manual wheelchair properly. Luckily, we have a team of technicians, therapists, and assistants on staff that will be more than happy to show you how to use any type of wheelchair.
Once you select the right one for your needs and take it home, here are some maintenance tips to ensure its longevity and durability:
By following these simple tips and tricks, you’ll have a durable wheelchair and stay safe while you’re using it.
Wheelchair & Walker Rentals Inc. has been one of the Southwest’s top home medical equipment suppliers for more than 50 years. We have a comprehensive team of professionals whose only goal is to ensure you get what you need to live your best life. We also strive to offer our customers an enjoyable shopping experience that’s stress and hassle-free. That’s why we offer local repair for any of our rentals or purchased wheelchairs for a quick, hassle-free fix.
If you’re looking for quality manual wheelchair rentals in El Paso and New Mexico, contact us at Wheelchair & Walker Rentals Inc. We have many wheelchairs to choose from and a team of therapists and technicians to assist you.