Lower Extremity Orthoses

Lower limb orthotics are used to improve how you walk, provide support or restrict unwanted motion/pain due to an accident, deformity or other various medical conditions.

Foot Orthotic (FO)

We offer the following FO products and innovations…

  • Diabetic inserts to protect the skin integrity of the foot.
  • Functional inserts to alleviate foot pain or correct deformity.
  • Accommodative inserts to accommodate foot deformities.

Ankle Foot Orthosis (AFO)

The goal of an AFO is to control the position and motion of the ankle, compensate for weakness/injury or correct deformities while walking. Multiple conditions result in the use of an AFO…

  • Foot drop
  • Stroke
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Charcot Marie Tooth
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Spina Bifida
  • Trauma

Knee Orthosis (KO)

A KO is commonly prescribed after an injury to one or both knees. Common injuries include:

  • Patellar tracking
  • Ligament tears (ACL, PCL, MCL, LCL)
  • Meniscus tears
  • Arthritis
  • After surgery

Knee Ankle Foot Orthosis (KAFO)

A KAFO is used when maximum stability is required. It often comes with a diagnosis of…

  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Polio
  • Cerebral vascular accident