Feet orthotics

What are the pros and cons of orthotics for flat feet?

Flat feet occur when the bottom of your foot touches the ground while you’re standing. While most people are born with flat feet due to genetics, certain situations can lead to flat feet later in life. This condition is referred to as “fallen arches” or “acquired flat foot” and requires a orthotics medical professional to diagnose. [caption id="attachment_1983" align="aligncenter" width="1000"] Foot orthotics[/caption]   Aside from genetics, some common causes of flat feet include: Injury Arthritis Pregnancy Obesity Diabetes High blood pressure Aging Can flat feet be treated with inserts? A common misconception about flat feet is that they don’t have any arches, but they do, in fact.. Although minimal, supporting these arches is crucial to preventing pain and injury. Patients...

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Benefits of Orthotics

Orthotics have many benefits whether you choose to purchase a drugstore or custom insert. Custom orthotics are molded to fit your feet, activity levels and body mass perfectly and therefore are the optimal choice.