The Human Gait Institute

Supporting the development and use of human leg bracing

About Us

Questions and Answers

  • Would I benefit from modern leg bracing?
  • What leg bracing technologies are available?
  • What are experienced users saying about leg bracing?

Our decades of experience and research are here to help you find answers to these questions and more!

Your Ideal Brace

A workbook to identify your ideal brace


Technical Terms

A user friendly dictionary of bracing professionals’ terms


Your New Brace

A handbook for leg brace users


Tips And Insights

Documentation, exercises, tutorials, and videos


The purpose of HGI is set forth in its Mission Statement: assist people in reaping the benefits of innovative lower extremity orthotic technologies