Orthotics

11 03, 2019

What shoes would you suggest to relieve foot pain?

2019-03-11T16:16:26-04:00

Wear shoes that fit well, have wider toe box, arch support and shock absorbing soles. Rest your feet as often as possible. If pain persists, ask your doctor about physical therapy and/or getting a custom made orthotics/inserts to be worn in the shoe.

What shoes would you suggest to relieve foot pain?2019-03-11T16:16:26-04:00
11 03, 2019

What are the best shoe inserts for flat footed people?

2019-03-11T16:16:36-04:00

The best shoe orthotics/ insoles are those that provide just the right amount of support, flexibility and stability. Cushioning and shock absorption is also essential. They have to provide comfort, enough arch support and biomechanical alignment.

What are the best shoe inserts for flat footed people?2019-03-11T16:16:36-04:00
11 03, 2019

What type of an orthotic can I put in skates?

2019-03-11T16:16:56-04:00

There are custom made orthotics specifically designed for the skates. They enhance your performance by creating a comfortable environment for your feet and have all the supportive benefits of the custom orthotics to eliminate your foot issues.

What type of an orthotic can I put in skates?2019-03-11T16:16:56-04:00
10 03, 2019

Can I wear dress orthotics in running shoes?

2019-03-10T22:59:00-04:00

If your orthotics were made for dress shoe, switching it to sport shoe may not be advisable. You can transfer from one dress shoe to another. It is better to have a specially designed custom-made orthotics for your soccer cleats, ski boot or athletic shoes.

Can I wear dress orthotics in running shoes?2019-03-10T22:59:00-04:00
10 03, 2019

Do I need orthotic and how can orthotics help me?

2019-03-10T22:56:23-04:00

Talk to your doctor to determine if orthotics will help you in your daily activities. Orthotics provide improved stability through balances force re-distribution and alignment of the foot, creating a stable foundation for the rest of your body. A custom made Foot Orthotic can reduce any extra stress or pain in feet, ankles, knees, hips ---

Do I need orthotic and how can orthotics help me?2019-03-10T22:56:23-04:00
1 02, 2017

Why did my doctor prescribe custom-made orthotics?

2019-03-08T14:27:03-04:00

Custom-made orthotics not only have preventative function – they can be used in treatment of certain conditions. Doctors prescribe orthotics to treat foot problems such as plantar fasciitis, bursitis, tendinitis, diabetic foot ulcers, and foot, ankle, and heel pain. Clinical research studies have shown that prescribed foot orthotics decrease foot pain and improve function. ---

Why did my doctor prescribe custom-made orthotics?2019-03-08T14:27:03-04:00
1 02, 2017

My feet are just fine – do I need custom-made orthotics?

2019-03-08T14:27:03-04:00

According to studies, less than 10% of the world population would have what is called a normal or neutral foot, meaning a foot that does not require any special care or support to maintain its shape when loaded with the body weight. So unless you are the lucky one, and have perfect feet – ---

My feet are just fine – do I need custom-made orthotics?2019-03-08T14:27:03-04:00
1 02, 2017

Will my insurance pay for custom orthotics, compression garments and braces?

2019-03-08T14:27:03-04:00

Yes - most Extended Health Care Plans will cover the cost of custom-made orthotics, compression garments and body braces. Certain devices are also covered by the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care. You will need a doctor’s prescription to submit an insurance claim. It is advised that you call your insurance company to verify ---

Will my insurance pay for custom orthotics, compression garments and braces?2019-03-08T14:27:03-04:00
1 02, 2017

How custom-made orthotics work?

2019-03-08T14:27:03-04:00

Orthotics help to control abnormal foot motion, especially excessive pronation and supination of the lower ankle or subtalar joint. They provide stability for the foot and correct injury-causing imbalances. Orthotics may prevent injury or deformity from occurring or halt the progression of existing problems and allow healing occur. They are also very useful in ---

How custom-made orthotics work?2019-03-08T14:27:03-04:00

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