What are Orthotics

What is an Orthotic?

Orthotics are orthopedic devices that are placed inside the shoe to support and correct the function of the feet during standing, walking and running.

Functional Orthotics

  • “Functional” orthotics are “custom” made devices that fit into your footwear,which improves the “function” of your feet by controlling excessive or unnecessary motion while standing, walking or running.

Accommodative Orthotics

  • “Accommodative” orthotic are custom made devices that fit into your footwear to “accommodate” foot deformity. Their main function is to transfer pressure and weight away from a painful or pre-ulcer area and disperse the pressure to the entire bottom of the foot.