GET THE BEST CUSTOM HAND MADE ORTHOTICS FOR YOUR FEET
What are Custom Orthotics made for?
Offload specific areas:
- Corns and Callous’, great toe pain, forefoot pain (neuroma, plantar plate tear), plantar fibroma, fractures
Change the alignment of the foot and ankle:
- Tendon overuse (Achilles tendinopathy, peroneal tendinopathy, Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction (PTTD)), Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome (MTSS) “Shin Splints”)
- Arthritic pain (Midfoot arthritis, subtalar arthritis, Ankle arthritis)
- Impingement pain ( Dorsal midfoot compression, Anterior ankle impingement, sinus tarsi pain)
Orthotics can help reduce arch and heel pain, ease lower leg tendonitis and limit complications caused by knee pain.
How are your Custom Orthotics made?
We ensure that you get the best result from casting to the choice of material as the whole process is done on site.
Your foot will be cast to get an impression of your foot
There are many techniques that are available to get a positive impression of the foot
|Fibre Glass Cast||Foam Box|
Modification of the positive cast:
After years of experience Senior Podiatrist and Orthotist Geoffrey Dowling knows exactly the type of modifications needed to address your specific problem.
|Before modification||After modification|
Manufacture of the device:
There are a number of different materials that orthotics can be made of.
Including soft foams, harder density foams, plastics
Every foot is unique and every orthotic that is made is unique to resolve your problem.
Once your orthotics are provided they can be adjusted and fine tuned to ensure that you achieve the best outcome possible
The Ankle, Foot and Orthotic Centre’s Northcote Podiatrists can help you with all lower limb complaints, including custom making orthotics. Make an appointment to get your foot and ankle pain under control.
Expert Podiatrists and Orthotists fabricating custom Orthotics servicing the areas of Northcote, Thornbury, Fitzroy, North Fitzroy, Carlton, North Carlton, Alphington, Fairfield, Brunswick, Coburg and Preston
Contact us today on (03) 9482 5196
Northcote Plaza, Shop GZ07