Custom foot orthotics are a fabricated insert that are shaped to the natural contour of your foot. The theory behind orthotics is to align the foot and ankle into the most anatomically efficient position possible. In turn, the body is able to provide better feedback to the muscles and results in a decreased likelihood of pain and injury.
Foot pain may come from one or more of the structures in the feet including joints, muscles, tendons, ligaments, or nerves; foot pain could even be caused by skin or systemic conditions, making things difficult to pinpoint. With such a multitude of potential causes of foot pain, the task of navigating it on your own can become daunting. Did you know though that you don't have to go to a podiatrist to get cast for foot orthotics? Both chiropractors and physiotherapists are able to cast custom foot orthotics.
Gold Standard Rehab chiropractors can help you select and cast a custom foot orthotic to help with foot, ankle, knee or low back problems that may be bothering you. Our chiropractors perform an in-depth assessment and provide our expertise that will help guide you to a decision on whether custom foot orthotics are right for you or not. Orthotics have been incorporated in treatment plans for patients that have:
If you decide to move forward with orthotics, a custom cast will be made to the natural shape of your foot. The cast will then be sent off to our partners to be fabricated specifically to your preferences. Want to see if Orthotics are right for you? Book TODAY!