How to Choose the Right Type of Walking Cane Handle

We are proud to offer a vast selection of different types of walking canes for our customers, and we want to ensure you are comfortable with your selection. That's why we provide this handy guide to choosing a cane handle. It will help you make the right selection. Some cane handles are designed for comfort while others are made to be stylish and look great. It all depends on what you want from your cane.

We are proud to offer a vast selection of different types of walking canes for our customers, and we want to ensure you are comfortable with your selection. That's why we provide this handy guide to choosing a cane handle. It will help you make the right selection. Some cane handles are designed for comfort while others are made to be stylish and look great. It all depends on what you want from your cane.

To choose the right type of cane handle, consider how and when you will use the cane and what is most important to you. Is the walking cane for assistance only? In that case, choose a handle that is more comfortable than stylish. Will the cane be part of a stylish wardrobe? If so, go with a stylish handle.

Use the following cane handle chart to help you make your selection. The guide features 9 types of cane handles with ratings for both comfort and style (or popularity). It will help you find the right balance between fashion and function when buying your next cane.

#1 - DERBY HANDLE

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Derby handled walking canes, with its comfortable ergonomically designed handle it is one of the most popular. The derby handle provides ultimate comfort, while having the largest selection to choose from.

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#2 - FRITZ HANDLE

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Fritz handled walking canes are becoming more popular among customers with Arthritis. The design of the handle allows the customer to hold the cane comfortably without causing pain to your hand or fingers.

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#3 - ERGONOMIC HANDLE

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Ergonomic handle walking canes are a great design for customers dealing with arthritis, carpal tunnel or other similar conditions. This cane is specifically designed for either the left or right hand.

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#4 - PALM GRIP HANDLE

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Palm Grip handled walking canes are designed specifically for the left or right hand. They are meant to fit the palm of your hand for a custom-like fit. Customers are often amazed in how natural the handle conforms to the contour shape of their palm.

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#5 - OFFSET HANDLE

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Offset handle walking canes are designed to distribute the user’s weight along the shaft to the rubber tip. The soft grip rubber handle allows for a more comfortable grip. Quad offset canes are typically sought after a injury that affects mobility.

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#6 - TOURIST HANDLE

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Tourist handle walking canes was first designed after the shepherds crook. This has been a favorite style for centuries. With the unique hook design, this cane offers extra convenience since you can simply rest the cane on your arm when its not in use.

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#7 - ORTHOPEDIC HANDLE

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Orthopedic handle walking canes can be used for both, the left and right hand. With this easy to grip design- it allows for more comfort. This style is typically one that your Doctor would recommend.

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#8 - KNOB HANDLE

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Knob handled walking canes are designed distinctively for comfort and sophistication. The knob is designed to fit comfortably in the palm of your hand.

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#9 - ANIMAL-MISC HANDLE

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The Animal and Novelty cane handles are very unique and stylish. These are typically not meant for everyday use; however they are perfect for that special event or occasion.

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