How Orthotics can help

Do you have?

  • Regular muscle or joint pain in your feet, legs or back when standing or walking?
  • Frequent injuries during exercise?
  • Struggle to get comfortable well-fitting footwear?
  • Instability when walking or weakness in your legs?

If so then Orthotics may be able to help.

 

Orthoses or splints can be used to help so many different conditions in both children and adults and should be specifically prescribed with this this in mind.

These are just a few of the more well known conditions where Orthotic input can be of benefit with pain, mobility and protection.

 

Lower Limb Injuries Neurological Conditions
Achilles Tendonitis Cerebral Palsy
Ankle ligament Injury Charcot Marie Tooth Disease
Knee ligament Injury Motor Neurone Disease
Patella Femoral Dysfunction Muscular Dystrophy
Platarfasciitis Stroke

 

Acquired Conditions/Other
Club Feet
Diabetes
Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome
Hypermobility
Inflammatory Arthritis
Leg length Discrepancy
Osteoarthritis
Poliomyelitis
Post-polio syndrome
Spina Bifida

 

If you would like a first assessment, are unhappy with your current orthotic supplier or if you would like additional orthotic input on top of your NHS care, then please contact me via the contact page.