These are specialist custom devices that you insert into your footwear which alter the way your foot and lower limb works. They can be used to help with pain and function. They are not arch supports. They are custom appliances which are designed to enhance motion. Please do not confuse Custom Foot Orthoses with off-the shelf orthoses.
They can be prescribed to :
– Reduce overuse of muscles – Control foot, ankle, knee and hip motion
Help with arthritis (NICE Guidelines) – Alleviate painful flat foot deformity
Improve Posture – Knee problems e.g. Patello-femoral
Remove pressure from painful feet – Help back problems altering posture.
Help Achilles Tendon problems. – Prevent injury from sport
I offer various therapies in addition to Foot Orthoses which may help towards your recovery.
These may involve:
Acupuncture, Myofascial therapy, Stretching, Muscle Energy Techniques as an example.
First Appointment Assessment
Including: Biomechanical / Musculoskeletal Assessment
Gait Analysis & Foot Scan £60
Orthotics Prices: Please enquire. (Range £75 – £120)
This assessment can determine what your foot orthotic prescription needs are plus any other treatment you may benefit from.