How to Buy a WheelchairAre you planning on just using it to transport a person to and from the doctor, appointments or dinner? Then buy a transport wheelchair. They are lightweight, fold easily and are very cost effective ($110 - $150).
Do you need a substantial chair the patient can push or self-propel? Buy a standard weight chair. They weigh around 36 lbs. Costs range $179 - $199.
Looking for a lighter weight wheelchair that is easier for the patient to propel? Try a Lightweight Chair? They weigh around 33 lbs. and cost under $500.
Need a chair with a Recline Back and the Legs Elevate? Try a Reclining Wheelchair. They weigh 36 - 50 lbs. Costs from $350 and up.