Osgood Schlatters Disease Knee Brace

Osgood Schlatter disease can be an annoyance or a painful condition for adolescents going through growth spurts or those busy with sports and other athletic activity. This Osgood Schlatter knee brace can bring your child relief thanks to its patella pad and unique circumferential strap.
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Osgood Schlatters Knee Brace

This Osgood Schlatters disease brace features a patella pad as well as a strap that encircles the area below the kneecap that puts pressure on the problematic tendon, diminishing pain and allowing healing to take place. Check out our full selection of Osgood Schlatter braces.

The U-shaped patella pad helps stabilize one’s knee. And the circumferential Osgood Schlatter brace strap is made of durable two-inch thick elastic that will get the job done.  These features mean the Osgood Schlatter disease brace can help with instability and jumper’s knee, also known as patellar tendonitis.

The Osgood Schlatter disease brace is constructed of premium-grade neoprene. This durable, flexible material is soft and comfortable against the skin. Plus it applies soothing warmth to the knee joint. The material that makes up the brace for Osgood Schlatters also applies compression and support in the interests of reducing inflammation and protecting against further injury. The knee brace for Osgood Schlatter disease is also free of latex, so it is safe for those with allergies to the material.

This is one of the best knee braces for Osgood Schlatter disease as it tacks down the patellar tendon, stabilizes the kneecap, is comfortable to wear and it comes at an affordable price. In fact, this full knee brace for Osgood Schlatters comes at a price comparable to that of our knee straps or bands.

The brace for Osgood Schlatters is simple to apply. One simply slides the sleeve up the leg and centers the brace so the kneecap is at the brace’s opening and the U-shaped buttress is beneath the kneecap. Then wrap the elastic strap around the knee and attach the strap to itself using the Velcro closure, adjusting its tension as needed.

Another bonus—this brace for Osgood Schlatters disease and jumper’s knee comes in eight different sizes ranging up to a 4X-large.

Best Brace for Osgood Schlatter & Jumper’s Knee

Osgood Schlatters disease is a common condition that affects roughly 20% of adolescent athletes. (Learn more about Osgood Schlatter disease in children and its symptoms.) It is caused by irritation of one’s growth plate by the patellar tendon due to physical activity while growth is underway. One’s thigh muscles can pull the patella tendon that connects the kneecap to the shinbone away from the shinbone, causing pain, inflammation and sometimes bone growth that forms a knob.

Treating Osgood Schlatters involves tacking down the problematic tendon with an Osgood-Schlatter disease knee brace like this or with a patellar band or strap.

Patellar tendonitis, sometimes referred to as jumper’s knee, is an injury stemming from overusing or overloading the patellar tendon, resulting in small micro-tears to the patellar tendon, causing tenderness and inflammation.

One of the steps for treating jumper’s knee might involve wearing a patellar tendon strap or a brace such as this Osgood Schlatters disease knee brace that diverts pressure away from the patellar tendon.

Osgood Schlatter Knee Brace Features

This best knee brace for Osgood Schlatters provides more support and compression than one might get with a patella strap or band. Following is a breakdown of some of the other features that make this knee brace for Osgood Schlatters disease a great choice:

  • Circumferential elastic strap tacks down the problematic patellar tendon
  • U-shaped patella pad for kneecap stabilization
  • Indications of knee brace: Osgood Schlatters, jumper’s knee (patellar tendonitis)
  • Constructed of premium-grade neoprene
  • Brace for knee growing pains provides inflammation-reducing and blood-flow stimulating compression
  • Best knee brace for Osgood Schlatter disease provides warmth and support
  • Osgood Schlatter orthotic with open-patella design
  •  Color: Black
  • Osgood Schlatter strap that holds down the patellar tendon is adjustable for a customized fit
  • Affordable knee brace for Osgood Schlatter
  • Pull-on design and Velcro closure ensure easy application and adjustment, as suited for children
  • Osgood Schlatters support comes in many sizes, including plus sizes. Measurements are based on the circumference of the leg 6” above the mid-patella, at the mid-patella and 6” below the mid-patella.
    • X-small: 16”-18” | 12”-13” | 11”-12”
    • Small: 17”-19” | 13”-14” | 12”-13”
    • Medium: 18”-20” | 14”-15” | 13”-14”
    • Large: 19”-21” | 15”-16” | 14”-15”
    • X-Large: 20”-22” | 16”-18” | 15”-16”
    • 2X-Large: 21”-23” | 18”-20” | 16”-17”
    • 3X-Large: 24”-26” | 20”-22” | 17”-18”
    • 4X-Large: 27”-29” | 22”-24” | 18”-19”

Sizing Chart

Size 6" Above KneecapMiddle of Kneecap
XS16" - 18"12" - 13"
S17" - 19"13" - 14"
M18" - 20"14" - 15"
L19" - 21"15" - 16"
XL20" - 22"16" - 18"
2XL21" - 23"18" - 20"
3XL24" - 26"20" - 22"
4XL27" - 29"22" - 24"
Measure the circumference around your leg at 6" above your kneecap (Point A), and around the middle of your kneecap (Point B), in inches.
Sleeve should have a snug fit to provide proper compression. If in-between sizes, order the smaller size.

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Customer Reviews




Great support and durability.


My 11 year old son suffers from Osgood-Schlatter in his right knee. He wore this brace (size xs) through a 5 month long basketball season and it held up well. It's just now starting to show signs of wear on the exterior of the patella pad. The velcro still sticks and the sleeve itself held up well. We hand washed it with mild detergent once or twice a month and let it air dry. The only reason we need a new brace is because he's outgrown this one, otherwise I think this brace still has quite a bit of life left in it. In terms of fit, he originally tried the knee band, but it kept pinching his skin behind his knee when he was running and jumping. He much preferred this longer brace. Towards the end of the season there was some chafing (I think because he was outgrowing the brace) and he wore sports tights underneath the brace to avoid skin issues. Overall, we're very pleased with the support and durability of this brace.

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