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!

Is the Lewis seating orthosis the solution to your problems?

Is a Lewis suitable for you?
The Lewis seating orthosis is meant for wheelchair users confronted with a sitting problem, where standard manufacturer’s sitting facility offer insufficient or no solution. Consider:
• pain in the back, shoulders, neck, or the bottom
• fatigue, slouching, tilting to left/right or
• pressure ulcers

Your advantages:
• increased freedom of movement
• increased space for breathing
• reduced risk of pressure ulcers
• pain symptoms disappear
• increased space for your organs
• minimal aftercare
• more energy
Back orthosis
To prevent or solve sitting-related problems Lewis follows a fitting protocol:
1. Setting a defined backrest angle, resulting in core trunk stability and straightening of the torso
2. Individually customised moulding of the backrest into a back orthosis, for correct support of the spinal column
3. Shaping of individually customised lateral support, whereby skewed slouching (e.g. scoliosis) is opposed and/or prevented

Two types of back orthosis are developed for this purpose: the Monarch and the Icarus.

 Seat orthosis

  • Can be mounted in almost any wheelchair
  • Setting the correct seat angle to prevent friction in the seating area (prevents sliding down and slouching in the seat)
  • uneven pressure distribution, providing relief of the ischial tuberosities and coccyx (tailbone)

You have the choice of two seat types: the DoubleBase and the DoubleOrtho.

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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