Innovative Custom Wheelchair Cushions

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  • Custom Wheelchair Cushions for Pressure Sore Relief
  • Custom Wheelchair Cushions for Pressure Sore Relief
  • Custom Wheelchair Cushions for Pressure Sore Relief

Custom Wheelchair Cushions for Pressure Sore Relief

At Aquila, we specialize in designing and manufacturing wheelchair cushions that are customized to fit the unique needs of our clients. Our cushions are automatic alternating cushions which inflate and deflate sets of internal air bladders.  The alternation gives pressure relief to compressed tissue, critical for avoiding pressure injury.

We offer custom wheelchair cushion systems and accessories to give the freedom of mobility back to every individual in a wheelchair suffering from pressure sores.

Our latest innovation in therapeutic seating is the SofTech custom seating system. Like the Airpulse PK2 the SofTech is designed to treat and prevent pressure ulcers by automatically changing pressure points but the Softech has all system components built into the cushion. Our cushions work on a similar principle to an alternating mattress. We custom build our PK2 and SofTech wheelchair cushions with our client’s current health, physical characteristics, and unique needs in mind.

All Aquila cushions have been assigned HCPCS code E2609 for reimbursement from Medicare and other insurance.

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Custom Wheelchair Cushions for Pressure Injury Relief

Airpulse PK2 (APK2)

Get pressure sore relief with the Aquila Airpulse PK2 wheelchair cushion system.

  • Stimulates circulation
  • Fully-automatic
  • Soft waterproof foam exterior
  • Automatic internal air bladders
  • High tech rechargeable battery
  • Custom built by hand

SofTech

Get relief from pressure injuries with the Aquila SofTech wheelchair cushion system.

  • Everything the APK2 does
  • Completely self-contained system with all of the electronics, battery and pump built into the cushion
  • No separate controller
  • Custom built by hand

SofTech Basic

Get pressure sore relief fast with the Aquila SofTech Basic wheelchair cushion system.

  • Choice of three standard sizes
  • High tech long lasting battery with no memory effect
  • Standard offloading of ischials and sacral area
  • Pre-set cycle time every 60 seconds for optimal stimulation of tissue

Be More Independent with our Cushion Accessories

Along with our custom cushions, we offer an array of different accessories, such as:

  • Wheelchair backpack
  • Variety of remote controls
  • Moisture control unit
  • And more…

All of our accessories aid in independent mobility, as well as enhance the client’s quality of life.

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Be more independent with Aquila wheelchair accessories.

Compare Cushions and See the Difference Movement Makes

Watch the video and see the difference an alternating cushion makes while actively working to change pressure points and stimulate circulation versus a static cushion that provides constant pressure.

In the video the pressure map on the left is our alternating cushion and the one on the right is a Roho static cushion which cannot change pressure points by itself. You’ll see first hand the difference between changing pressure points versus constant pressure.

Which cushion do you think is better for your skin and tissue?

Pressure Mapping Comparison of Aquila's SofTech Alternating Cushion vs Roho Static Air Cushion

See What Our Customers Have to Say

  • SofTech cushion provides comfort for hypersensitivity

    10-13-17 Hi, Just wanted to say thanks for helping my pt Nancy P. ..She loves her Aquila SofTech Cushion. Given her thin body build and hypersensitivity I wasn’t sure even your cushion would be comfortable. So kudos to your product and your team Barbara S. M., OTR, ATP Center for Read More

  • Improved quality of life with Aquila cushion

    6-06-17 Testimonial Donna Rossiter- a stroke at 83 left her a quadriplegic after being energetic, athletic and thriving later in life. Although with reduced mental abilities as well, Mom had her sense of dignity and will to make the most of her fate. After 6 years, including many bed ridden Read More

  • MS patient finds pressure relief after flap surgery

    3-22-17 Thank you so much for responding so quickly. I know nobody wants things to break, but I’m realistic enough to know that sometimes they do. Your company has always provided the very best product support. I first got my Aquila cushion about six years ago I think and it Read More

  • Traveling Aquila APK cushion

    March 21,2017 Dear Siiri  –   My cousin’s name was Norman.  Norman was born with Spina Bifida in 1941 and was paralyzed from the waist down.  We grew up together and were best friends until he passed away at 69 years of age.  Pretty amazing considering the doctors told my Read More

  • Active lifestyle resumes after stage 3 pressure injury is healed

    3-15-17 In 2001, I sustained a C5 SCI.  I spend majority of my day in my power chair, working full-time as an elementary school teacher, adjunct professor and children’s book author.  As you can see, my lifestyle doesn’t afford me to slow down.   In 2011, I ended up with a Read More

  • Medical Staff Stunned by Results, Life Changing Improvement for Client

    Justine, we are passionate about Aquila Cushions. If anything we have said would be helpful for others, you certainly have our permission to share it. This is our story: “We had always used the recommended cushions for my Spina Bifida daughter, but skin breakdowns and pressure sores remained an issue. Several years Read More

See What Our Customers Have to Say

  • Gary Dake – Rochester, NY

    I’m returning our Airpulse PK in the hope that you would be willing to repair it and then donate it to someone in need. Donna has passed away and we no longer need it.As a testimonial, I can say that this and the Custom Air cushion worked extremely well. All Read More

  • MS patient finds pressure relief after flap surgery

    3-22-17 Thank you so much for responding so quickly. I know nobody wants things to break, but I’m realistic enough to know that sometimes they do. Your company has always provided the very best product support. I first got my Aquila cushion about six years ago I think and it Read More

  • David L Larson, MD Department of Plastic Surgery – Froedtert & Medical College, Milwaukee, WI

    It is my professional opinion the concept of alternating pressure in a wheelchair cushion is effective in the prevention of pressure ulcers in those patients who are restricted to use of a wheelchair. As a plastic surgeon who has been involved in the care of pressure ulcer patients most of Read More

  • APK2 Increased Activity and Quality of Life

    I have recently begun using the Aquila Airpulse PK2 and it has improved my day-to-day activity.  By using the pad I know that I can sit-up in my wheelchair and continue working each day and know that any sores I may have are being addressed and the healing process isn’t Read More

  • John J. Rowan – New Mexico

    I live in New Mexico and when I travel I can encounter in altitude variation of 3000 ft. within a few hours. This change in altitude and barometric pressure causes inflation and deflation that must be constantly monitored. The lower atmospheric pressure at high altitudes causes any air inflated item Read More

  • Aquila Cushion with MCU Works on Abrasions and Irritation

    Mr. Kohlman, When we received the Aquila cushion Luke had a good start on a pressure sore, created primarily on a ROHO cushion, that have addressed surgically and healed nicely.   We also had reoccurring abrasions on the perineum.  The skin is often moist and vulnerable.  We started using the Aquila Read More