How Much Does a Narrow Wheelchair Cost?

If you live with a disability that affects your movements, complex rehab narrow wheelchairs can help enhance your mobility and independence. In addition to aiding you in mobility, the Edge 3 Stretto™ narrow wheelchair has an overall width of 20.75 inches with a 12.5-inch drive wheel configuration, allowing you to navigate tight spaces with ease. You may already be familiar with the many benefits to buying and owning a narrow wheelchair, however you may wonder how much it costs.

Price of a Narrow Wheelchair

Complex rehab wheelchairs are customized to meet the specific needs of their user. Because of this, the cost of a narrow motorized wheelchair can vary greatly. There is a wide array of components that can be added to a power chair such as alternate drive controls, seating and positioning, wheelchair cushions and power elevated seating, all which can affect the cost. Each power chair is customized with different components to meet an individual’s needs and the price is determined by the components selected. An authorized Quantum dealer can assess your needs and give you a quote.

Drive Controls

Wheelchair users with disabilities that affect their mobility can benefit from Q-Logic 3 Advanced Drive Controls, an adaptable, expandable controller system that maximizes user independence. Q-Logic 3 electronic is standard with Bluetooth®, giving individuals with limited mobility the opportunity to control much of their environment using the controller itself.

Seating and Positioning

Power positioning on narrow wheelchairs help patients with limited mobility maintain proper comfort, skin integrity, positioning and function. TRU-Balance® 3 Power Positioning Systems on narrow motorized wheelchairs offer many options for adjusting the positioning of the seating, such as power tilt, power recline, power tilt and recline, power articulating leg rests, power articulating foot platform and iLevel® power adjustable seat height.

Cushions

Complex rehab wheelchair users may benefit from Stealth Products® wheelchair cushions. Each narrow wheelchair cushion offers a different function, such as general use and skin protection and positioning. For example, the Zen SP comes standard with a CoolCore® technology cover, keeping you cool in the summer and warm in the winter, while also staying comfortable and dry. Learn more about our narrow wheelchair cushions.

iLevel® Technology

Optional iLevel® power adjustable seat height is available on the Edge 3 Stretto™ and allows a user to operate the power chair at seated or standing height. The wheelchair user can elevate 12 inches while driving at 3.5 mph, providing them with social interactions at eye level and allowing wheelchair users to see and be safely seen while crossing streets or navigating crowds.

iLevel’s Extra Stability Technology® also greatly improves daily functionality and quality of life, enabling individuals to complete Mobility Related Activities of Daily Living (MRADLs), such as reaching, grooming, cooking, toileting and transferring independently.

Are you ready to take the next step toward changing your life? Check out our article on how to buy a narrow wheelchair.

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