Lewis Seating Systems
Lewis Seating Systems is a producer of seating orthoses.
The Lewis team strives to improve the quality of life of wheelchair users.
Enhanced freedom and happiness can be enjoyed when you sit without pain!
Sit & feel free!Sit & feel free!

Wheelchair cushion

The wheelchair cushions of Lewis Seating Systems help to prevent all kinds of sitting problems, like pain in back, neck, shoulders and bottom, compressed organs and pressure ulcers. 

The human body is not meant to sit for a long period of time, without having sitting problems. 
Especially wheelchair users are being confronted with this problem and therefore a cushion that provides comfort is very important. Wheelchairs often are designed as transport aid. On a mat stretched bewteen two tubes a wheelchair cushion is being placed, that often does not offer the desired comfort. If the standard wheelchair cushion, delivered by the wheelchair manufacturer does not satisfy, usually a special wheelchair cushion is applied. Examples are: a gel cushion, an air cushion, a cushion filled with water of a foam cushion. 

Wheelchair cushions for maximal sitting quality 

All of these principals applied in wheelchair cushions try to distribute the pressure on the bottom surface as equally as possible. After trying different wheelchair cushions all the time, often the one that causes the least problems is being chosen. 

Unique cushions for in the wheelchair

Sitting quality is among other things being determined by a correct posture and good pressure distribution. Correct posture provides no friction in the seat area. Except for the Lewis wheelchair cushion no other cushion on the market solves this problem. 

The pressure distribution is solved in the Lewis wheelchair cushion by moving the pressure from the pelvis to the upper leg, instead of generating equal pressure everywhere. That's why the sensitive parts as the coccyx (tailbone) and the ischial tuberosities are being unburdened. It's recommended to use the Lewis wheelchair cushion together with a Lewis back orthosis, thus supporting the upper body in a correct way. 

Make the choice for maximum sitting quality! 

Are you as client, medic, therapist or advisor looking for a wheelchair sitting orthosis of maximum sitting quality? Contact us without obligations or make an appointment by telephone. Please also look at our
products for more information. 

On 20,21 and 22 April, the REVA takes place in Gent! Of course Lewis is present here.

Do you have a question about services? Looking for the right device or accessory? At REVA you're sure to find the right solution! Either by visiting some of the 160 exhibitors or by participating in one of the seminars or workshops.

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The way Lewis solves seating problems is based on a new perspective on sitting. This perspective is the result of intensive collaboration with specialists and researchers. We are happy to share our knowledge and experience on sitting. We hope we can contribute this way to a world in which people can sit pain free!

​We chose to make the month of March 2017 all about "knowledge sharing". Want to know what we do this month? Read more!

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On July 2nd this year the 3rd Sit & feel free!-Award was handed to Edgar Masselink of the Action Youth sports camp! Besides a beautiful award he also received the amount of € 2500, - to spend on this great event. Linda Visscher, an enthusiastic Lewis user, has long been a volunteer at the sports camp and has put forward this good initiative.

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This week is the day, the Support2016 starts! Support is an event not to be missed. Support is in fact the biggest, most exciting and instructive exhibition in the Benelux for anyone with a physical disability, their environment and people who professionally deal with the restrictions that may impose physical disabilities. Support gives you insight into the latest trends and techniques.

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