Recent Blog Posts

A Clinical Perspective on Power Seat Elevate

As technology and design continues to develop, wheelchairs and power seat options have also evolv...

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Exploring Early Intervention Adaptive Strollers, Part 2

The primary goal of this post is to provide detailed information on specific equipment and option...

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Exploring Early Intervention Adaptive Strollers, Part 1

When parents-to-be are preparing to welcome a child into their lives, there are various vital sup...

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Skin Microclimate and Wheelchair Seating, Part 2

If you missed it, check out Part 1 of this blog. Part 1 focused on which factors are involve...

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Weighing the Options of Transporting a Rigid Ultra Lightweight Wheelchair

When it comes to the benefits of ultra lightweight wheelchair designs and configurations for...

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Skin Microclimate and Wheelchair Seating, Part 1

Clients who use wheelchairs for mobility typically need to sit for long periods daily. This means...

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Resource Updates

Clinical Benefits of Tilt

When individuals are unable to weight shift independently, or change positions while seated uprig...

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Power Wheelchair Seat Frame Comparison

After considering the importance of drive wheel position, often the next step in this process is ...

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Managing Microclimate

The term "microclimate" was coined in the 1950s to describe any climatic condition in a...

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Material Selection in Cushions

Although cushions may look similar in design on the outside, the materials used on the inside can...

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Cushion Properties

This resource explains the technology used in cushions and the clinical application that should b...

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Wheelchair assessment measuring guide

Taking proper and accurate measurements of the client is an essential part of the seating and whe...

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Real Life Stories

Gabriel Copola

In 1995, when Gabriel was 11 years old, he sustained a complete spinal cord injury (SCI) at the T3-T4 level as the result of a bicycle accident.

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Meet the Team

Faith Brown - Sunrise Medical UK & EIRE

Faith Brown - Sunrise Medical UK & EIRE

Clinical Specialist Occupational Therapist (OT), Clinical Educator - United Kingdom and Eire

Devis Trioschi - Sunrise Medical Italy

Devis Trioschi - Sunrise Medical Italy

Clinical & Product Specialist – Occupational Therapist (OT) and Physioterapist (PT)

Federico Rizza - Sunrise Medical Italy

Federico Rizza - Sunrise Medical Italy

Clinical & Product specialist - Occupational Therapist (OT)

Amy Bjornson - Sunrise Medical Australia

Amy Bjornson - Sunrise Medical Australia

BS, MPT, ATP, SMS - Clinical Director - Asia Pacific

Angie Kiger - Sunrise Medical USA

Angie Kiger - Sunrise Medical USA

M.Ed., CTRS, ATP/SMS - Clinical Strategy & Education Manager

Linda Bollinger - Sunrise Medical USA

Linda Bollinger - Sunrise Medical USA

PT / ATP / DPT - Clinical Education Manager

Sheilagh Sherman - Sunrise Medical Canada

Sheilagh Sherman - Sunrise Medical Canada

BA, BHScOT, MHM, OT Reg. (Ont.) - Clinical Educator

Tilly Brook - Sunrise Medical Australia

Tilly Brook - Sunrise Medical Australia

MOT (Hons), BHlthSc. Occupational Therapist (OT), Clinical Hub Team Leader - Australia

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