Custom orthotic shoe inserts and braces are created with your actual foot shape in mind. They are molded precisely and when used in combination with the right shoes, custom orthotics will alleviate and treat an amazing variety of foot and ankle problems. They can also prevent or postpone the need for surgery in many instances.
How custom orthotic inserts stop foot pain:
- Redistribution of pressure and weight—Many feet and ankle conditions including Achilles tendonitis, and plantar fasciitis, can be aided with the use of custom orthotics. Get a computerized gait analysis done since gait abnormalities can also be fixed with these awesome tools. They help the alignment of your spine and improve knee, hip, and back function to a truly astounding degree.
- Avoid complicated surgery and recovery—Custom orthotics are used to correct foot and ankle problems to the extent that any surgery and the corresponding recovery and rehabilitation protocols can be largely avoided. These inserts, and the right footwear to accommodate them are especially important for diabetic patients who can develop life-threatening complications from the possible infections that can follow surgical procedures. If surgery is required, orthotic inserts can be used during the recovery process.
Custom made orthotics are more costly than the store bought a variety, but the custom fitting makes these inserts considerably more effective at treating your particular foot and ankle problems.
Properly fitted shoes with the right custom orthotic inserts are an indispensable part of your foot health needs. If you would like assistance with custom orthotics to see your podiatrist for the proper diagnosis and recommendations. Call Syracuse Podiatry located in East Syracuse, New York. Dr. Ryan L. D’Amico, Dr. Kathleen Pyatak-Hugar, and their staff will help you diagnose and treat your foot or ankle condition. Call 315-446-3668 or make an appointment online today.