Best Pediatric Wheelchairs

Flexx Junior – Pediatric Manual Wheelchair it’s amazing how children grow up so fast unfortunately their wheelchair doesn’t the flex jr. is a pediatric wheelchair that grows with the child the seat width is able to be adjusted from 10 to 14 inches providing optimum body support for your child there is also an 11 […]
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Inspired by Drive Wallaby Pediatric Folding Wheelchair, Fire Truck Red, 12 Inch
Inspired by Drive Wallaby Pediatric Folding Wheelchair, Jet Fighter Blue, 14 inch
Circle Specialty, Ziggo,16" Pediatric Wheelchair for Kids, Teens, Young Adults | Lightweight, Manual Folding Wheelchair| w/Safety Belt Buckle |Swing-Away Foot Support w/Straps| Desk Length Arm Rests
Circle Specialty, Ziggo,18" Pediatric Wheelchair for Kids, Young Adults | Lightweight, Manual Folding Wheelchair| w/Safety Belt Buckle |Swing-Away Foot Support w/Straps| Desk Length Arm Rests (18")
Medline Kids Pediatric Wheelchair, 14" Wide Seat, Swing-Away Desk-Length Arms, Elevating Leg Rests, Yellow Frame is Great for Children
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Inspired by Drive Wallaby Pediatric Folding Wheelchair, 12 Inch
Inspired by Drive Wallaby Pediatric Folding Wheelchair, 14 inch
Circle Specialty Ziggo 16" Pediatric Wheelchair for Kids, Teens, Young Adults
Circle Specialty Ziggo 18" Pediatric Wheelchair for Kids, Teens, Young Adults
Medline Kids Pediatric Wheelchair, 14" Wide Seat
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Inspired by Drive Wallaby Pediatric Folding Wheelchair, Fire Truck Red, 12 Inch
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Inspired by Drive Wallaby Pediatric Folding Wheelchair, 12 Inch
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Inspired by Drive Wallaby Pediatric Folding Wheelchair, Jet Fighter Blue, 14 inch
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Inspired by Drive Wallaby Pediatric Folding Wheelchair, 14 inch
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Circle Specialty, Ziggo,16" Pediatric Wheelchair for Kids, Teens, Young Adults | Lightweight, Manual Folding Wheelchair| w/Safety Belt Buckle |Swing-Away Foot Support w/Straps| Desk Length Arm Rests
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Circle Specialty Ziggo 16" Pediatric Wheelchair for Kids, Teens, Young Adults
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Circle Specialty, Ziggo,18" Pediatric Wheelchair for Kids, Young Adults | Lightweight, Manual Folding Wheelchair| w/Safety Belt Buckle |Swing-Away Foot Support w/Straps| Desk Length Arm Rests (18")
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Circle Specialty Ziggo 18" Pediatric Wheelchair for Kids, Teens, Young Adults
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Medline Kids Pediatric Wheelchair, 14" Wide Seat, Swing-Away Desk-Length Arms, Elevating Leg Rests, Yellow Frame is Great for Children
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Medline Kids Pediatric Wheelchair, 14" Wide Seat
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Flexx Junior – Pediatric Manual Wheelchair

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it’s amazing how children grow up so
fast
unfortunately their wheelchair doesn’t
the flex jr. is a pediatric wheelchair
that grows with the child the seat width
is able to be adjusted from 10 to 14
inches providing optimum body support
for your child
there is also an 11 to 15 inch
adjustment on the seat depth to provide
great support for the lake and to help
the child to maintain perfect posture a
proper seat height allows your child to
move in and out of the wheelchair with
minimum support from the caregiver the
seat to back angle can be adjusted from
negative 4 to 16 degrees the standard
tension adjustable backrest can be
further adjusted to your child’s needs
knowing that children function at
different physical activity levels the
flex jr. has 20 different rear wheel
axle positions to choose from offering
maximum propelling efficiency to every
child detachable swing-away footrest
allows for easy transfer and attaches
with no tools required the flip back
feature makes it easy to get on and off
the wheelchair or roll closer to a table
the flex jr. can be easily disassembled
for transportation without the rear
wheel and foot rests it weighs only 8.6 kg
the height-adjustable push handle is
attended friendly and can be set
according to the attendants prep it is
treated with aegis microbe ship to
antimicrobial upholstery inhibits
bacterial and fungal flex jr. is a
pediatric wheelchair that fits every
children’s needs

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Inspired by Drive Wallaby Pediatric Folding Wheelchair, Jet Fighter Blue, 14 inch
  • Height adjustable push handles to perfectly fit the care-giver
  • Pelvic belt for added positioning support; Flip Back Armrests allows for easier transfers
  • 22" Rear wheels with 6" front casters. Seat to Floor Height: 19 inch, Backrest Height: 14 inch, Armrest Height: 7 inch
  • Anti-Tippers prevents tipping backwards; Push to lock wheel locks. Weight Capacity: 150 Pounds, Seat Dimensions: 14 inch W x 14 inch D
  • Standard Transit Tie Down Brackets; WC19 Compliant when used with item WB 8021 for users between 50 and 80 lbs.; Headrest extension for added head support primarily for safety during transport

Pediatric Wheelchair Review

Pediatric wheelchairs are normally much smaller than adult wheelchairs but come with the same adjustable, folding, tilting, and reclining models as other adult models.

Pediatric patients of all ages usually benefit greatly from the wider range of choices available to them and most children who need wheelchairs also benefit similarly to adults. However, for those with limited mobility there are special considerations when buying a wheelchair such as being able to fold it when not in use and the choice of a lightweight or a more heavy-duty model that will withstand the weight of an infant.

Standard chairs come with many different styles and features including recline, tilt and height options. The advantage to a standard wheelchair is that they are universal, meaning that a child can fit into any seat.

A recline option helps to prevent the child from rolling onto their back, especially if they are older. Some chairs offer a tilt lever which can be used in conjunction with a recline setting to help balance and stabilize the child. These options are particularly important if the child has to stand up and walk around in the seat as it can help to keep the child’s legs in a straight line. Some manufacturers, such as the Kjellberg Pedic Wheelchair Co., offer their own seat swivel systems as well.

Some features that are not present on regular wheelchairs are built into some pediatric models. For example, some feature a foot rest which helps to reduce the risk of injuring the feet while the chair is in use, or the ability to adjust the chair’s arm rests.

If the child requires a wheelchair because they are suffering from severe disabilities such as cerebral palsy and a lack of coordination, they may be eligible for a wheelchair and scooter rental service through their school. This service is usually offered for a low cost as long as the parent is able to show proof of insurance and the need for the chair. There may also be other types of programs that are designed specifically for children with special needs. In these cases it is necessary for the parent to show a medical certificate from their doctor showing that they have had regular treatments for their physical condition and will require a new wheelchair.

Last update on 2020-09-28 / Disclaimer: as an Amazon Associate a Community Clinic Association team earns from qualifying purchases.