Optimize patient mobility with the clinically-engineered Hipster Walker, specifically designed to facilitate ease of movement and safety for individuals with mobility challenges.

Featuring a dual-release mechanism that enables variable width adjustment and an ergonomically designed frame for enhanced stability, this device is an essential tool for aiding in patient mobility and recovery. Equipped with two hand grip options to suit individual comfort and hygiene preferences, it integrates seamlessly into therapeutic and post-operative care environments.

Embrace a solution that marries innovation with practicality, offering users a dependable and adaptable support system in their journey to regained independence.

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Product Features

Adjustability & Ease of Use
  • Dual release mechanism allows the walker arms to open to two different angles allowing for a wider point of entry when expanded
  • Expanded width can be pulled closer to a chair to aid with ease in standing
  • Height adjusts in 1″ increments
  • Features dual, easy release buttons that can be operated even by those with limited dexterity
Wheels & Glide Features
  • Wheels can be adjusted to face forward at both settings
  • Hipster rear glides included – no tennis balls needed!
  • Sturdy front 5″ no-swivel wheel
Material & Construction
  • Aluminum frame with steel cross brace
Comfort & Grip Options
  • Two hand grip styles: soft foam (comfort) or hard plastic (easy cleaning)
Convenience & Portability
  • Ideal for individuals looking for a lightweight, easy-to-fold walker

Product Warranty Hipster walkers are warrantied to be free of manufacturing and material defects for a period of one year. Normal wear or damage due to abuse, misuse, or neglect is not covered under warranty.
Made in the USA


Hipster Walker Product Specifications
Hand Grip Width 18.5″ Standard
25″ Expanded
Overall Width 27″ Standard (26″ with the wheels on inside)
44″ Expanded
Walker Height Adjustable 33″ to 40″
Walker Weight
6.2 lbs
Weight Guideline
250 lbs
Latex Free

Product Warranty Hipster walkers are warrantied to be free of manufacturing and material defects for a period of one year. Normal wear or damage due to abuse, misuse, or neglect is not covered under warranty.
Made in the USA

Maintenance Guidelines for Your Walker
To ensure that your walker remains in optimal condition and serves you efficiently, especially during the crucial recovery period post hip-replacement surgery, regular maintenance is vital. Here are the guidelines to help maintain your walker:

Regular Inspections

  • Structural Integrity: Frequently inspect for signs of wear or damage to the aluminum frame and steel cross brace, ensuring that the walker is stable and safe to use
  • Wheels and Glides: Check the condition of the wheels and the Hipster rear glides periodically, ensuring they function smoothly and replace them if signs of wear are evident
  • Grip and Release Mechanisms: Evaluate the condition of the hand grips and the dual release buttons to ensure they function correctly and are comfortable to use

Cleaning and Hygiene

  • General Cleaning: Maintain the cleanliness of your walker by wiping it down with a damp cloth mixed with a mild detergent, focusing on hand grips and other frequently touched areas.
  • Deep Cleaning: For a more thorough cleaning, especially for the hand grips, consider using a suitable disinfectant to prevent the buildup of bacteria and germs.
Considerations When Selecting a Walker for Hip Replacement Recovery
When selecting a walker specifically designed for individuals recovering from hip replacement surgeries, it’s critical to factor in the specific needs and requirements that come with this type of recovery. Here are some considerations to keep in mind:

Clinical and Functional Objectives
The primary focus when choosing a walker for hip replacement recovery should be the clinical and functional objectives of the user. Considerations include, but are not limited to:

  • Stability and support to aid in mobility
  • Ease of transfer from sitting to standing positions
  • Adjustability to accommodate different heights and postures
  • Compatibility with the user’s rehabilitation exercises and daily activities

Walker Dimensions
The dimensions of the walker should align with the user’s physical characteristics and the spatial aspects of their environment. Ensure the walker is:

  • Appropriate in width to navigate through doorways and hallways easily
  • Adjustable in height to promote an upright posture and reduce strain
  • Equipped with features that aid in maneuverability and control

Weight and Support Guidelines
Following the weight guidelines of the selected walker is crucial to guarantee that the product offers appropriate support, protection, and comfort. Consider:

  • The weight capacity of the walker to ensure it can safely support the user
  • The weight of the walker itself, ensuring it is manageable for the user to handle and maneuver


Considerations for Maintaining a Walker
Routine inspections and maintenance are essential to ensure the longevity and safety of the walker. Consider:

  • Regular checks for signs of wear and tear
  • Timely replacement of parts, if needed
  • Consulting with healthcare providers for appropriate adjustments and adaptations



Effective walker solutions enhance safety and comfort during the recovery period, aiding users in regaining mobility and engaging in daily activities with confidence and dignity.

If you have questions or would like further assistance please contact The PostureWorks. 

Our team of therapists will be standing by ready to assist you!

As a part of our ongoing product improvement processes, The PostureWorks reserves the right to change product specifications without notice. Actual user evaluations, and decisions regarding the appropriateness of a particular product for a particular individual, should always be made by a qualified healthcare professional.