Custom foot orthotics are devices fit to place inside the shoes that can help in controlling various biomechanical abnormalities. They gently bring foot and ankle alignment into its ideal anatomic alignment. These devices reduce stress and strain on the body, brought on by a variety of conditions. Those can also contribute to fallen arches or other biomechanical faults such as:
This alignment problem can be genetic in origin; most people don’t realize this until the significant symptoms appear. To create customized foot orthotics, practitioners will take a detailed health survey including daily activities, height, and weight.
They are made by taking a 3-Dimensional foot impression of a patient and constructed using raw materials according to individual specifications.