This was published in NR Times, the neurorehabilitation magazine covering brain and spinal injuries and neuro conditions from every angle. You can view the article on their website here, or read below. STEPS rehabilitation recently had an opportunity to put Rewalk’s Restore system through its paces, as senior physiotherapist Jamie Story explains. Published 24th […]
ReWalker John Payne was featured on WMC Action News 5 Memphis. Click the image to see the coverage: By Kelly Roberts | November 25, 2020 at 4:17 PM CST – Updated November 25 at 11:37 PM SHELBY CO., Tenn. (WMC) – One Shelby County man is feeling extra thankful this holiday as he has a chance […]
In December 2019, FOX5 San Diego joined us at VIP Neurorehabilitation Center for this special event. Watch their coverage here: SAN DIEGO — A former Marine captain severely injured in Afghanistan is donating his $100,000 ReWalk robotic legs so that others can walk again. Derek Herrera was one of the first patients with a spinal […]
Meet the NYC Marathon’s amazing bionic woman By Zachary Kussin October 30, 2019 | 6:05pm Terry VerelineBarry Sloan Nearly a decade ago, Terry Vereline — who’s paralyzed from the chest down — “[moped] around in the morning … not wanting to get out of bed.” Now, the Long Islander is prepping for her first New York City […]
https://massivesci.com/articles/exosuit-tedmed-kathleen-odonnell-iron-man-halo-stroke-ms-parkinsons/ There’s been a bevy of heavy metal, superpower-imbuing robotic suits in pop culture — think Halo, Avatar, or Iron Man. In fact, these fictional portrayals were what inspired researchers at Harvard’s Wyss Institute in the Biodesign Lab to develop a new exosuit. Initially, the goal of the exosuit project was to develop military applications. (Not surprising, considering the […]
PROJECT TYPE Exo-suit with robotics system DEVELOPER ReWalk Robotics APPLICATION Clinic-based therapy system for gait rehabilitation after stroke SYSTEM WEIGHT 11lbs (5kg) Expand Previous The mechanical cables attached to legs and around the lower torso assist in providing plantar flexion and dorsiflexion training. Image courtesy of Andy Dolan/ReWalk Robotics. ReWalk Robotics’ ReStore™ is the first […]
In the summer of 2019, Boston Herald reporter Alexi Cohan visited ReWalk’s office for a demonstration of the ReStore Exo-Suit. Video by Meghan Ottolini of the Boston Herald Reach us here to learn more about the ReStore Exo-Suit and to schedule a demonstration for your clinic.
Peter Jaret, special to AAMCNews January 7, 2019 From Iron Man-like suits to implanted electrical stimulators, scientific breakthroughs hold out new hope for people with spinal cord injuries. Jeff Marquis, a professional chef, loved nothing better than snowboarding, hiking, and mountain biking on the trails near his Montana home. Then, in 2011, catastrophe struck. Marquis, […]
For people who’ve lost their ability to walk, there was a time when only a wheelchair meant mobility. But there’s something new under the sun, a device that – step by step – could soon help the disabled to walk again, IF they can afford it. Our Cover Story is reported by Lee Cowan: […]
Updated Jan 09, 2019; Posted Jul 06, 2017 By Maxine Bernstein | The Oregonian/OregonLive Paul Meyer pressed a button on his left wristband, and the black exoskeleton strapped to his body and legs lifted him up from a bench. There he stood, accepting a promotion to Portland police sergeant, less than five years after he was paralyzed […]
Five years after he fell while building a treehouse, paralyzing him from the waist down, Scot Mills stood from his chair at Carolinas Rehabilitation on Monday and took a stroll outdoors. He did it while strapped to a robotic “exoskeleton,” a device named after the rigid outer covers that in nature supports and protects insects, […]
A Devon man who was paralysed following a motocross accident is aiming to tackle the London Marathon. Father-of-two Spencer Watts, 21, was injured at the age of 15 and two years ago he got back on a motorbike. Now he’s also back on his feet, thanks to special robotic legs.
What if everything you’ve worked for was lost in a single moment? Jeremy Romero always wanted to be a police officer. For 13 years he lived out his dream, until a devastating crash left him near death and paralyzed from the waist down. Find out how Jeremy defied the odds to rise above his life-changing […]
By Christopher Menzie VA San Diego Healthcare System Public Affairs Tuesday, March 28, 2017 Veteran Brandon Myers removes his shoes from a wheelchair he used to harness an exoskeleton walking device In a series of thumps, whirrs and clattering noises, Brandon Myers was able to achieve what his body would no longer let him do […]
Scott Johnson NEWS4 Jax Find the article and accompanying video here JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – You can call it a “miracle on the Southside.” A Georgia mother of two, who was left unable to walk after a car crash six years ago, has now taken her first steps since that accident. It’s all thanks to futuristic […]
Actor/director Michael Patrick Thornton is doing something he hasn’t done onstage in 13 years: He’s walking. For the first time since spinal strokes left him partially paralyzed, Thornton — who uses a wheelchair — is performing at eye level with his fellow actors as the titular villain in William Shakespeare’s “Richard III.” He does so […]