Vendors List

Grandmar

15079 Wicks Blvd, San Leandro
(510) 895-0441
Open Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm; appointments recommended

  • Only provides service and repairs for equipment that has been purchased directly from Grandmar.
  • Accepts MediCal & Medi-Care, Medi-Medi, (private insurance, cash & credit cards)
  • Limited transportation, equipment only
  • Repairs all chairs, scooters, chargers, & hoyer lifts
  • Repairs most hospital beds and rents beds & commodes
  • Sells DME (Durable Medical Equipment) and bathroom supplies
  • Seating and alignments, (side supports, belts, cushions, etc.)
  • Rents power w/c's, scooters, ramps & push chairs - prices vary

Johnston Orthopedic & Medical Supplies

2801 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley
841-7573 or 843-2448
Open 6 days a week, 8:30am-5pm M-F, 10am-3:45pm Sat

  • No insurance; cash only; checks/credit cards; pay first, will submit Medi-Care claims
  • Hospital bed repair
  • Large selection of medical supplies
  • Repairs all wheelchairs & most scooters, "Gold Dealer" for Fortress Chairs
  • $10 charge for one way pick-up or drop-off in Berkeley

Western Rehab Systems

6200 Goodyear Rd. Benicia 94510
(800) 790-3339 W/C ext 108 shop
Open: 8:30am-5pm M-F

  • Accepts Medi-Cal, Medi-Care, Medi-Medi & private insurance
  • Need provide authorization in advance
  • Not emergency basis; by appt. only; repairs done at the shop; come to Berkeley to repair chairs once a week
  • Orders medical supplies and wheelchairs - will deliver

Wheelchairs of Berkeley

2911 Shattuck Ave. at Ashby
(510) 549-8727
Open: By Appointment, 9am-5pm M-F

  • Sells DME, including custom equipment. No loaners or rentals.
  • Repairs all equipment sold by WOB, and other equipment under certain conditions.
  • All services are by appointment, but will try to accommodate emergencies.
  • Accepts MediCal, Medi-Care, and private insurance (all require doctor's prescription).
  • Will pick up power chairs for free.
  • Occupational Therapists on-site.
  • Pin Dot seating available.

Wheelchairs of San Mateo

Hayward
293-3030
Open: Prefer Appointments, 8:30am-5pm M-F, closed 12-1 pm

  • Accepts Medi-Cal, Medi-Care, Medi-Medi & private insurance - courtesy bill
  • Repairs manual, power & "three-wheel" chairs
  • Provides repairs out in the "field," $20 + labor and parts, $40 if pick up & return needed
  • Specializes in "light weight" sports chairs, no exercise & bathroom equipment
  • Installs scooter Bruno lifts
  • Has some loaner wheelchairs
  • Disabled staff & Occupational Therapist on staff

Stanford Rehab Technology Center

(Part of Children's Hospital)
1010 Corporation Way, Palo Alto 94303
(650) 237-9200
Open: 8:30am-5pm, M-F

  • Accepts Medi-Cal, Medi-Care, Medi-Medi & private insurance
  • Provides seating and mobility, custom w/c's, etc.
  • Communication & Controls; (head switches, joy box switches, communication devices, computer access design, etc.)
  • Prosthetics and Orthotics
  • Children & adult clients
  • In Berkeley once a week; joint seating clinic at Herrick Hospital on Thursdays 9am-3:30pm; call Paul Trudeau for appointments, 237-9214 - V.M., Appointment only

Other Vendors - not DME Related

Missing Link

(Bicycle Shop)
1988 Shattuck Ave. at University Ave., Berkeley
843-7471

  • Repairs flat tires in the store, $6-$7 labor, plus $3.99 for tube
  • True wheels, $11 / wheel

Berkeley Cycle

(Bicycle Shop)
2114 Center St., below Oxford, Berkeley
845-7560

  • Repairs flat tires in the shop, $4 labor, plus $3.99 for tube
  • True wheels, $9-$15 / wheel

Rex Key Shop

1901 University Ave., Berkeley
845-7784

  • Welding, brazing, heli-arc, etc. (Minimum charge $25 or $60 / hr.)
  • Fabrication of parts
  • Electric door openers (unit & installation)