The ToeOFF is used to support the foot and ankle if you suffer from foot drop or have reduced capability in actively dorsiflexing (lifting your toes upwards). The carbon fibre properties store energy which is released to help you to push off when walking.

What are the indications for use of a ToeOFF?

There are many indications for using a ToeOFF. These include:

  • Reduced push off ability during walking
  • Foot Drop
  • Weak dorsiflexion (lifting toes upwards)

If you are unsure if you would be suitable for a ToeOFF please contact us to discuss.

What conditions is the ToeOFF often used for?

The ToeOFF can be used for conditions such as:

  • Stroke
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Post Polio syndrome
  • Muscular dystrophy
  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Traumatic brain injuries
  • Guillian-Barre syndrome
  • Charcot-Marie-Tooth
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Myelomeningocele
  • Neuropathy
  • Posterior tibialis tendon dysfunction
  • Toe amputations

This list of conditions is not exhaustive. If you are unsure if you would be suitable for a ToeOFF please contact us to discuss.

What are the benefits of ToeOFF?

There are many benefits that come from using a ToeOFF. These include:

  • The foot is held in the correct position throughout walking
  • Reduced risk of trips
  • Increase stability when standing
  • Improved push off when walking
  • Offers some knee control

There are many benefits using a ToeOFF to find out more please contact us to discuss.

What is the process to be receive a ToeOFF?

The process to receive a ToeOFF would be:

  • Assessment
  • Measuring
  • Fitting
  • Review

To ensure you receive the correct ToeOFF device for your needs your orthotist will undertake a range of movement assessment of your foot and ankle. They will also observe you walking with and without your footwear. Following this they will be able to select the ToeOFF which will provide you with the best results. In order to select the correct size your orthotist will take a series of measurements, the ToeOFF can also be trimmed and adjusted to ensure you receive the best fit possible.

How do I arrange an assessment for a ToeOFF?

To get in touch or arrange an appointment, you can call us at 0330 088 3949 or email

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