What You Need to Know About Orthopedic Shoes
What are Orthopedic Shoes?
For many people the cause of foot pain comes from the same place; their shoes. Your shoes should fit properly and conform to the natural shape of your foot. Orthopedic footwear is designed specifically to provide support to your feet and prevent pain in the legs, ankles and feet.
Who Would Benefit From Orthopedic Shoes?
Orthopedic Shoes can offer benefits from numerous feet conditions such as flat feet, plantar fasciitis, corns/calluses, etc. In addition, walking can be made easier with the proper support of orthopedic footwear if you suffer from medical feet conditions such as bone deformities, neurological disorders, injuries from physical accidents or diabetes complications.
Orthopedic Shoes can also assist you if your job requires you to stand or walk excessively. If you are experiencing any type of foot pain, these properly made shoes could be one of your ways to manage and relieve the pain.
How Should You Select a Pair of Orthopedic Shoes?
When deciding on a pair of shoes, make sure to confirm they:
- • Naturally conform to the shape of your foot
- • Provide support under your foot’s arch
- • Don’t bend or twist easily in order to ensure stability
- • Aren’t too tight to cause foot cramping or other pain
Orthopedic Shoes Carried by The Brampton Foot Clinic:
At the Brampton Foot Clinic, you can find the following types of Orthopedic Shoes;