Can a milwaukee brace hurt. If so how long do you have to wear it?

Not if well fit. The milwaukee brace is a historic brace treatment for scoliosis. Generally this is offered for patients who have a curve less than 30°. There are other forms of braces. A well fitting brace does not hurt, nor interfere with sitting down. Historically, patients would wear a brace 23 hours a day. That is a long time! there are controversies with bracing – time in brace, and benefits. Specialty care.