Custom Bracing Suppliers

Thusane offers a range of advanced custom and semi-custom bracing for the lower limb. The SpryStep range of Carbon Composite bracing offers advanced solutions, specifically tailored to individual needs. 

SpryStep Footplates, AFO (ankle-foot orthoses), KAFO (knee-ankle-foot orthoses) and semi-custom Knee Braces are all available from qualified health care professionals. 

If you're looking for experienced suppliers of the SpryStep Range, we've collated a list of providers who will be happy to discuss your needs. 

South West/UK wide

Mr Sean Adams, CPO

Sean has been a practising Orthotist and Prosthetist since 2005. Qualifying in South Africa, he trained and worked in both Public and Private Healthcare before opening 2 private practices in SA. These ran successfully for 3 years before accepting a great opportunity to work in the United Kingdom. Working in the NHS for 6 years as a Senior Specialist Orthotist, he was exposed to new technologies both in Orthotics and Prosthetics, specialising in Carbon Composite Orthotic devices from Thuasne. Following on from this experience with the NHS, an opportunity to work with Thuasne manifested. He accepted a role as Clinical Director for Thuasne UK in October 2021. Sean quotes himself as being; ‘Caring, Compassionate and Mindful. Nothing is too much, there is always more that can be done to help or improve.'

Address: East Offices, Suite 2A, The Willow Brook Centre, Savages Wood Rd, Bradley Stoke BS32 8BS



Tel: 07398 679527


South Wales/Bristol

Baxter Young Orthotics Ltd.

Douglas Young, CPO, BSc (Hons) Prosth Orth MBAPO

Julie Young, CPO, BSc (Hons) Prosth Orth MBAPO

Baxter Young Orthotics Ltd specialise in the treatment of musculoskeletal and neurological conditions, providing a friendly and professional orthotic service in South Wales and the South West of England. We offer a wide range of treatment options, working in partnership with our clients to provide orthotic solutions that meet individual treatment goals. We strive to maximise our client's clinical outcomes by working with the market leading orthotic manufacturers of both custom and off the shelf products. 

Clinic Addresses

Department of Clinical Physiotherapy, St Joseph's Hospital, Harding Avenue, Newport, NP20 6ZE.

Tel: 01633 820321

Penny Porter Physiotherapy, 18a Dragonswell Road, Henbury, Bristol, BS10 7BU.

Tel: 01173 302448

Equinox Physiotherapy Ltd, Unit 2, Block B, Llys y Barcud, Clos Gelliwerdd, Cross Hands Business Park, Carmarthenshire, SA14 6RX.

Tel: 01269 833853





Great Gait

Mr Conor McDaid, MSc mBAPO mOETT

Great Gait provide gait analysis, orthotic and prosthetic solutions as well as musculoskeletal rehabilitation to clients across the UK. Working in conjunction with orthopaedic surgeons, specialist physiotherapists and a number of case managers, we aim to bring patient centred solutions using the most up to date gait analysis and manufacturing techniques. Our clinical lead is a qualified Prosthetist/Orthotist and holds an MSc in Advanced clinical Practice. Between the team we have over 30 years’ experience in the P&O industry.

Clinic Addresses

1 Grisedale Road, Bromborough, Wirral, CH62 3QA

113 Dunbabin Road, Childwall, Liverpool, L16 7QQ



Tel: 07731 688593