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The hip pad on the Polar Care Cube provides the best distribution of cold therapy for the hip.

Breg Polar Care Cube

Size Guide

Wrap-On Polar Pad Size Chart

Sizing Tips

  • Shoulder - if you are above a 40" chest, choose the XL pad.
  • Knee
    • If your thigh is greater than 12" at its largest point, choose the XL pad.
    • Measure 6’ above the knee cap (picture below) then measure around your thigh.  If you do not have a measuring tape, wrap an 8 1/2 x 11” piece of paper around your thigh and make your best estimate. 
Measuring Your Thigh
Size Guide

Wrap-On Polar Pad Size Chart

Sizing Tips

  • Shoulder - if you are above a 40" chest, choose the XL pad.
  • Knee
    • If your thigh is greater than 12" at its largest point, choose the XL pad.
    • Measure 6’ above the knee cap (picture below) then measure around your thigh.  If you do not have a measuring tape, wrap an 8 1/2 x 11” piece of paper around your thigh and make your best estimate. 
Measuring Your Thigh
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Purchased by 3,100+ customers

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Discover the Breg Polar Care Cube: Optimal Cold Therapy for Recovery

Breg Polar Care Cube: Targeted Ice Therapy for Diverse Medical Needs

Broad Applications

Suitable for post-operative care and various surgeries

Pain and Inflammation Relief

Proven effectiveness for chronic pain and physical therapy

Orthopedic Recovery

A popular choice for managing post-surgical discomfort

Bilateral Knee Support

The optional Y-connector allows for simultaneous knee therapy, perfect for bilateral knee procedures

Comprehensive Injury Care

It's specially designed to treat a range of post-surgical andacute injuries, helping reduce edema, swelling, and pain effectively

Reliable Warranty

Backed by a 6-month warranty on the cooler and pads, ensuring peaceof mind with your investment

Authenticity Guaranteed

Authentic Breg products are available only through authorizedretailers, ensuring quality and reliability

Legally Compliant

Its sale is restricted to or on the order of a medical professional, in linewith United States Federal Law

Benefits of Using the Polar Care Cube

Ease of Use at Home

  • Simplified Home Therapy: The Polar Care Wave's compact form and organized hose system offer a straightforward setup in a home environment.
  • Silent Healing: The pump operates quietly, fostering a peaceful atmosphere conducive to healing.

Portability for Continuity

  • Easy Transportation: Its lightweight, transport-friendly design ensures that patients can continue their cold therapy regimen from professional care facilities to home care without disruption.

Customization for Comfort

  • Easy Transportation: Its lightweight, transport-friendly design ensures that patients cancontinue their cold therapy regimen from professional care facilities to home care withoutdisruption.

Accessory Range

  • Comprehensive Care Accessories: Breg's additional items like ice bags and the Y-Adaptor aredesigned for ease, extending the system's functionality, especially for patients undergoingbilateral knee replacements.

How to Use the Breg Polar Care Cube System: Easy as 1-2-3

Revolutionize Recovery with Breg Polar Care Cube: Premier Cold Compression Therapy

Innovative Therapy System

Optimal recovery with advanced technology

Anatomical Design

Pads tailored for specific body areas

Quiet & Compact

Non-disruptive and space-efficient design

High-End Value

Luxury cold therapy at an accessible price

Rapid Relief

Fast shipment for immediate therapy start

Proven Results

Clinically validated effectiveness

Essential Accessories

Additional options for enhanced treatment

Trusted Quality

Renowned for reliability and excellence

Renowned for reliability and excellence

Positively reviewed by numerous users

Medical Professional Restricted

Exclusively available through healthcare providers

HOW DO YOU USE THE BREG POLAR CARE CUBE?

To use the Breg Polar Care Cube you should begin by removing the lid. Then, add the cold water to the machine first, filling it to the waterline. Once the water is in, you can add the ice up to the ice line. Then, put the lid back on and keep the machine in an upright position. Now, it’s time to connect the main unit to the pads.

You can do this by pushing down on the two metal tabs. Then, when the tabs pop up, slide the connectors together. Once the pad is secured to your body, you can turn the machine on.

Simply plug the power supply into the wall — the machine will start automatically. Once you’re done using it, you can unplug the power supply to stop the machine. If you want a full guide on how to use the Breg Polar Care Cube, then you can read through the entireinstruction manual here. 

WrapOn Polar Pads Application Videos

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Ankle



Hand/Wrist



Shoulder



Hip



Sizing Tips

  • Shoulder - if you are above a 40" chest, choose the XL pad.
  • Knee
    • If your thigh is greater than 12" at its largest point, choose the XL pad.
    • Measure 6’ above the knee cap (picture below) then measure around your thigh.  If you do not have a measuring tape, wrap an 8 1/2 x 11” piece of paper around your thigh and make your best estimate. 
Measuring Your Thigh

Pad Dimensions

Body Area Size Dimensions (LxW)
Multi-Use XL WrapOn Pad
Multi-Use XL 11.25″ x 11.25″
Knee WrapOn Pad
Knee Regular 10.25″ x 11.25″
Knee Large 11.5″ x 12″
Knee XL 12.25″ x 19″
Shoulder WrapOn Pad
Shoulder Regular 10.25″ x 11.5″
Shoulder XL 13″ x 21.5″ 10″ x 11.75″
WrapOn Hip Pad
Hip 11.5″ x 12″
Ankle WrapOn Pad
Ankle 8.25″ x 9.75″
Back WrapOn Pad
Back 8.25″ x 11″
Hand / Wrist WrapOn Pad
Hand / Wrist 8.5″ x 9.75″

 

FAQ

HOW LONG SHOULD YOU USE THE BREG POLAR CARE CUBE?

You should use the Breg Polar Care Cube for around thirty minutes. If the pain continues, then you can try using it for longer periods. However, you should lift the pad and check your skin every hour or so to make sure that there is no nerve damage. 

HOW DO YOU DRAIN THE BREG POLAR CARE CUBE?

You can drain the Breg Polar Care Cube by holding the pad upright. Then, point the hose toward the area where you want it to drain. Slowly, depress the black plunger. The pad should drain completely. 

HOW DO YOU MAINTAIN THE BREG POLAR CARE CUBE?

If you want to get the most of your Breg Polar Care Cube’s lifespan, then it’s important to clean and maintain it. You can do this by emptying the machine after use. Then, get a clean cloth.

Use this to completely dry the Breg Polar Care Cube after using it. Now and then you should also clean out the pump and tubes. You can do this by running warm water and mild detergent through them few weeks, or more if you use the product often. 

ARE THERE ANY DRAWBACKS TO USING THE BREG POLAR CARE CUBE?

Unfortunately, the Breg Polar Care Cube isn’t perfect. Some users complain that the pump on the device gets too noisy after using it for a while. Others disliked the rubber material sheathing the hose. If used too roughly this material can come loose and cause leaks.

Like any cold therapy machine, there’s also the risk of frostbite. This occurs when you leave the machine on for too long without checking it. Having a barrier is not only recommended it is a must when using any cold therapy device. As such, you will need to be constantly vigilant for nerve damage when you’re using the Breg Polar Care Cube. 

Breg Polar Care Cube Therapy System

The Breg® Polar Care Cube Therapy System is simple and reliable. It’s easy to use, compact design makes it great for clinic, hospital, and home use. With the addition of ice and water, patients will enjoy 6-8 hours of effortless cold therapy.

Proper use requires an insulation barrier between the pad and the patient’s skin. Federal law restricts this device to sale by or on the order of a medical professional.

  • Post Operative
  • Arthroscopic Procedures
  • Reconstructive Procedures
  • Plastic Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Post-Trauma
  • Chronic Pain
  • Physical Therapy

HOW DOES IT WORK?

The Breg Polar Care Cube works by filling a cooler with ice and water. Then, a hose circulates that ice water through a pad that’s attached to your body. This can provide motorized cold treatment for roughly eight hours. Every Breg Polar Care Cube typically comes with both a cooler and wrap-on pad that can be strapped to a certain part of the body.

The pads come with elastic straps to secure them to your body. The specific part of the body depends on which type and size wrap-on you get with your product. We’ll go over these different pads in more detail in the accessories section. So, Breg Polar Care Cube may also only come with the cooler itself. In addition to the product, you will also receive and transformer power supply. 

THE BREG POLAR CARE CUBE - OVERVIEW

Did you know that over one million orthopedic surgeries are performed every year? Unfortunately, even after these surgeries, the pain doesn’t always go away. Indeed, orthopedic trauma in any form can cause lasting discomfort in the form of fluid buildup, muscle spasms, and swelling.

There are many different ways of managing this pain. However, one of the more effective methods is a cold therapy machine. These machines utilize both ice and compression to bring lasting relief. In particular, the Breg Polar Care Cube is one of the more popular home therapy devices on the market.

So, does this cold therapy machine live up to the hype? Or is it not for everyone? In this review, we’ll teach you everything you need to know about the device. That way, you can decide whether or not it’s right for you. 

ADDITIONAL BREG POLAR CARE CUBE ACCESSORIES 

Typically, the Breg Polar Care Cube is used around the knee. However, what if you experience pain or inflammation around another part of your body? The good news is that you can buy a variety of accessories in the form of different pads.

These allow you to use the device where you need it. What’s more, they come in different sizes, so the strap will fit perfectly.

In addition to these pads, you can also purchase a “Y’ pad connector to use two pads at once. Or, if you lose your power cord you can also buy a replacement. If you want to explore all of the Breg Polar Care Cube accessories, then check out our inventory. 

Breg’s unique WrapOn Polar Pads feature elastic straps that conveniently wrap around the joint and affix to the pad, eliminating the need for foam or ace wraps. WrapOn pads are compatible with the Polar Care Cube, Polar Care Glacier and the Polar Care Cub only.

Refer to the size-chart for measurements.


SHIPPING INFORMATION:

All shipping is performed Monday - Friday and does not include federal holidays and/or major carrier holiday schedules. 

We offer free shipping on all orders over $188.00 and on select items, within the continental USA (48 states), and offer a standard flat rate of $9.99 for orders less than $188.00

Ground and expedited orders from OrthoBracing.com are shipped by UPS, USPS, or FedEx. Please be certain to provide the billing address at the time of checkout that matches the billing address on file at the credit card issuing bank. Packages can be shipped to a different address.  The billing address must match the credit card address or the credit card will likely be declined. Please contact CS@orthobracing.com for any clarification or assistance with this.

*OrthoBracing.com is not responsible for theft or loss of items once delivered to your address confirmed by the carrier.*

"Overnight", "Next Day Air", and "2nd Day Air" refer to BUSINESS DAYS only (Monday - Friday). Therefore, a Next-Day Air order placed on Thursday can be received on Friday. Likewise, a Next-Day Air order placed on Friday can be received on Monday. A 2nd Day Air orders placed on Thursday would arrive on Monday, whereas a 3-Day Select order would arrive on Tuesday if ordered on Thursday. If a holiday occurs during the shipping period, then the shipment will be delayed by one business day. UPS and FedEx do not move packages on holidays.

"Next Day Air Saturday Delivery": We do not quote the cost for this service because it's not available in all areas of the country. There is a large increase in the cost to send packages for Saturday delivery. If it's Friday and you are in need of a Saturday delivery, please e-mail us at CS@orthobracing.com so that we may confirm if Saturday delivery is possible in your area. We can also inform you of the cost of this service.

SHIPPING RATES:

Shipping Method

Estimated Shipping Time

Cost

Economy

7-10 Business Days*

Free

Standard Shipping

4-5 Business Days**

$9.99

Express

2-3 Business Days

Calculated at Checkout

Overnight

1 Business Day

Calculated at Checkout

 * OrthoBracing.com’s choice for shipping method ie USPS, FedEx, UPS.

FREE SHIPPING OFFERS:

  • Free shipping offers apply to Standard Ground Shipping within the Continental U.S. only.
  • If Expedited shipping is needed, charges still apply.
  • OrthoBracing.com’s special offers may not be combined with any previously placed orders.

SHIPMENT TIME FRAME:

  • Orders placed by 12 noon EST will generally ship the same day or next-day depending on the product and warehouse location, pending credit approval and inventory status. Customers needing delivery to arrive by a certain date should choose an expedited shipping method.
  • Orders are processed and shipped with priority given to overnight, 2nd-day air and 3-day select orders. Ground orders are shipped as soon as possible but may be delayed due to inventory status.
  • Eastern Standard Time is used when placing and shipping orders.
  • The customer is responsible for all return shipping charges when returning an item for an exchange or for a return. See Return Policy for determining if a product is eligible for exchange or return. 

SHIPMENT DAMAGE:

If a package is damaged, the customer is asked to notify OrthoBracing.com in order to file a damage claim with the carrier.  We will then send out a replacement item for the original.  Notification of shipment damage cannot be used to cancel an order altogether.

If you have any questions regarding these policies, please contact us (704) 312-2575 

Shipping Refund Request:

Shipping Refund Request Form 


Returns

OrthoBracing.com is committed to providing each customer with the highest standard of customer care. For this, we have specific guidelines to ensure proper communication. Our return policy serves to protect the integrity of our products, as well as to provide full transparency to our loyal customers. We understand that our customers expect the products they receive to be compliant and sanitary, and our goal is to meet those expectations.

IMPORTANT

Individual results will vary when using Cold Therapy. It is strongly suggested that you work with your healthcare provider before making any purchases of medical equipment or supplies. OrthoBracing.com does not provide a warranty or guarantee that a cold therapy product will treat your condition or relieve your symptoms. All cold therapy products have a minimum 30-day warranty. 

WARRANTY

Almost all products sold on OrthoBracing.com are available for warranty replacement, if defective. If you have a question about the return eligibility of a particular product please submit a warranty claim form.

We reserve the right to limit multiple requests for warranty replacement on products that are deemed damaged by customer misuse, abuse, or failure to properly maintain the equipment to manufacturers' specifications.

RETURNS AND EXCHANGES

Please email returns@orthobracing.com to initiate a return or exchange to receive an RA# OR simply go to this linkand follow the prompts. 

LOST PACKAGE POLICY

  • Packages that show delivered via tracking number are not eligible for refunds. We ask that you please check with your neighbors and other occupants before submitting a claim.  Packages can often be recovered or located by the carrier via a claim. Please contact the appropriate carrier to start a claim.  FedEx- 1-800-463-3339; USPS- Local post office phone number; UPS 1-800-742-5877.  If the carrier determines that the package is lost, please contact us with your case number so that we can investigate further and assist you. 

EXCHANGES

Orders made by mistake (i.e. a left instead of a right, medium instead of a large, Breg Polar Care Cube pad vs. Breg Kodiak Pad, etc.) are eligible for an exchange if the incorrect size or item was ordered.

All items must be in NEW condition to be exchanged (they cannot be used; plastic bag must be sealed for all cold therapy pads). There is no restocking fee but a return shipping fee will apply if OrthoBracing.com is asked to send a return label. Before shipping any product back, you must first obtain an authorization number (RA#) via email at the following address: CS@OrthoBracing.com.

If you have additional questions please contact customer support by phone (704)312-2575 or email cs@orthobracing.com, during normal business hours (9:00am-1pm EST).

RETURNS

To qualify for a return/refund, product(s) must be in the original, UNOPENED, manufacturer's packaging. We cannot accept opened packages, with no exceptions. In the case that a product is sent back to us opened, the possibility of a refund will be void. Orthobracing.com places a label on certain items that are not in sealed packages by the manufacturer for the safety of our customers. Returned items with this label must be intact (not cut) to receive a refund. If this label has been removed or tampered with, the possibility of a refund will be void. 

Returns are accepted if returned within 14-days of delivery, are in NEW / UNUSED condition, are in their original packaging with documentation and the blue security tape is still 100% intact. If all conditions are met, a 25% restocking fee will apply. A restocking fee will apply on all returns, with no exceptions. 

Because cold therapy products come in contact with incisions after orthopedic surgery and use municipal water, we have to make the assumption that once they leave our facility they have been used. We cannot, in good faith, ship this type of merchandise to another patient and have them bear the increased risk of getting an infection. For you as a customer, we want you to know that all cold therapy products coming from our warehouse have not been used by another customer in any manner. All sales final on cold therapy products. Cold therapy machines and pads are not returnable, if there is an issue with performance of your products, you are eligible for a warranty replacement.

Before shipping any product back, you must first obtain an authorization number (RA#) via email at the following address: returns@OrthoBracing.com. The RA# must be written on the packing slip inside the box. Do not write RA# on product boxes and do not put return label on manufacturer’s packaging. Please ship returns in a study box.

OrthoBracing.com will not be responsible for lost return packages. Please provide tracking numbers via email if the sender is shipping back. Otherwise, OrthoBracing will send you a return shipping label and the cost of that shipping will be deducted from the refund. 

Do not refuse the delivery of your order. Refunds will not be issued for refused shipments.

OrthoBracing.com
1900 Bancroft Street
Suite J
Charlotte, NC 28206

The below items are NOT ELIGIBLE for return or exchange:

  • Cold Therapy Units
  • Cold Therapy Pads/Wraps
  • Used Braces
  • Sterile dressings and pads
  • Products without original packaging
  • Cervical Traction Devices
  • TENS units
Cold therapy machines and pads are not returnable, if there is an issue with performance of your products, you are eligible for a warranty replacement.

**If you have any questions regarding the refund policies, please contact cs@orthobracing.com. **

SUBMIT A RETURN/EXCHANGE FORM

Return/exchange form


About Us

Our mission is to deliver quality products through our nearly two decades in healthcare. With the opioid epidemic raging, our products provide a unique way for customers to deal with their pain and rehabilitation. We've seen the positive effects our products make on the lives of our customers and we are excited to serve you. 

Having someone who knows the ins-and-outs of surgery is important when you are deciding where to purchase your recovery products. We have seen these products work first hand, we weeded out the 100s of products that do not work and we concentrate on the ones that really provide benefit. We have also invested in developing resources to educate you on the pros and cons of the products. We offer same day shipping on a vast majority of our products that we warehouse here in Charlotte, North Carolina. We know that you need your recovery items fast, communication to be clear and we work tirelessly to delivery you great customer service.

Family and small business...

When you can work with your family it blurs the line between having fun and work. Eve (4)  is our consummate helper with small boxes. Henson (6) loves to measure boxes, stack them, and occasionally build forts. Jordan is the analyzer and numbers guy. I am an attorney by training, photography lover by choice and all around level-headed problem fixer. 

Mary Grace is our absolute all-star at OrthoBracing.com! Customers love her, she has an amazing Spotify play list and she brings lots of laughter (and the occasional British accent) to the office. We are so lucky to have her work alongside us as this business serves more and more people. 

Customer Reviews

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Kathy Wiebold
replacement pad

I borrowedmachine from a friend and my dog chewed up the pad so I had to get a replacement pad.

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Denise Dauria
Great machine

The machine arrived on time for my husband’s knee surgery. It’s a great help with the swelling & pain. He is very happy with the purchase.

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Richard P
Awesome machine

Machine arrived very quickly and works great!

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David

Wow, what an amazing help for my recover. Easy to use, long circulating cooling. Great quality. Recommend for anyone needing icing for recovery.

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Henry Corbett
Polar Care is the Gold Standard

I have had a Polar Care Cube for many years. I used it for two Rotator Cuff repairs and its use was invaluable. Unfortunately, it was lost in a move about a year, ago. As a Judoka, I have had numerous injuries to my knees and shoulders; and, ice is always my go-to solution. Although, I still store several ice packs in my freezer, some of my injuries and surgeries require icing for a longer period of time than I can expect from ice packs. Also, ice packs may tend to occupy more room in my freezer than I am willing to tolerate. Over the years, I have come to rely on my Polar Care Cube for giving me the kind of immediate relief that I need. Several of my Judo friends also use the Polar Care Cube and we often exchange the different pads to apply to different parts of the body. I do not know of any Polar Care Cube that has failed to provide ultimate support either to me or my friends - no leaks, no failures. I keep several 12 oz soda bottles, filled with water and frozen, in my freezer to use with my Polar Care Cube in lieu of ice. The reservoir will hold three such bottles and then I fill the reservoir with water to the recommended level - it works like a champ!

For my rotator cuff surgeries, I kept the Cube running for over 24 hours. I was alert for any potential freezing injuries, but it never got close to that. The result, I had virtually no inflammatory pain following the surgery. The relief was long-lasting.

I would not waste my money purchasing any other brand of icing machine - there are a lot of bad experiences out there by people who have bought a knock-off.

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