Barrere Surgical Co. (Barrere) was established in 1939 by Victor Franks and has remained a family business ever since. Now in its third generation of family ownership, Barrere has continuously expanded its product range to now provide the most comprehensive range of surgical and orthopaedic appliances. Where specific products were not available Barrere has developed the manufacturing techniques to custom make products for nearly any Orthotic appliance. Barrere is possibly the last remaining company in Australia that manufactures orthopaedic soft goods such as belts, collars, braces & supports for the specialized Australian Market.
Barrere's qualified orthotists are members of the Australian Orthotic Prosthetic Association [AOPA] and offer technical advice and support to the Medical Profession. Barrere also work together with many physiotherapists, chiropractors, doctors and elite sports trainers to develop and manufacture new and improved products for distribution throughout the Australian and International markets.
Barrere's qualified orthotists offer patients requiring assistance, professional measuring and fitting. A home and hospital fitting service is available.
Together with Victor Sports and leading Australian Physiotherapists and Sports Trainers, Barrere has brought out a number of unique products.