Developed and patented in the 1980s by C. Ralph Hooper, CPO in collaboration with an elite group of orthopedic specialists, the CBB set the standard for modern-day treatment of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis.
Its transformative nature freed patients from the stigma and constraints of
16-23-hour daytime bracing which here-to-fore was standard treatment.
Copied but never duplicated, the Charleston Bending Brace™, under Mr. Hooper’s expertise provides unparalleled quality and performance with each individual custom made brace. Each orthosis is designed by a visionary who first conceived a modern approach to nocturnal bending correction.
Mr. Hooper has identified three critical areas in the approach to AIS treatment:
To guarantee authenticity, the Charleston Bending Brace™ logo is now embossed on each individual brace during fabrication.
Please look for the symbol of authenticity.