Orthotics can correct a wide variety of podiatric conditions.
Orthotics are, simply, shoe inserts. But prescription orthotics do much more than make your feet comfortable (though they do that, too). Better than over-the-counter inserts in almost every way, prescription orthotics are custom-made for your feet.
How Are Custom Orthotics Used?Prescription orthotics can be used to treat the symptoms of almost any lower extremity condition. There are two main types of custom orthotics:
- Functional orthotics