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Specialised footwear is designed to enable users to improve their mobility by offering support and accommodating any deformities. Many people struggle to find footwear which provide adequate support to allow them to remain mobile. With specialised footwear every aspect of the footwear can be carefully considered resulting in the perfect shoe being created.
There are many indications for using specialised footwear. These include:
If you are unsure if you would be suitable for specialised footwear please contact us to discuss.
Specialised footwear is often used for the following conditions:
This list of conditions is not exhaustive. If you are unsure if you would be suitable for specialised footwear please contact us to discuss.
There are many benefits that come from using specialised footwear. These include:
There are many benefits using specialised footwear to find out more please contact us to discuss.
Types of specialised footwear that may be used include:
At Orthotics UK we understand it can be difficult to find the right pair of shoes which provide you with the support and stability as well as the comfort you want. We therefore offer bespoke footwear, our orthotists will work with you to create your perfect shoe.
Children require bespoke footwear for a wide range of reasons including requiring more stability or simply to have room to fit their orthotic device. At Orthotics UK we work with a range of manufacturers to provide your child with the greatest choice of designs for their bespoke shoes or boots.
If you are a wheelchair user you may require specifically designed footwear. At Orthotics UK our experienced orthotists are able to design footwear which are easy to get on and off, warm and protective but most importantly comfortable. As they are not designed for standing they are also lightweight.
At Orthotics UK we are able to offer modular footwear, which can be adapted to cater for a range of requirements. It is made in standard lengths and widths however adjustments can be made including different sole types and fastenings. This enables deformities or orthoses to be accomodated.
Don’t let your need for orthotics to ruin your summer. Orthotics UK offers sandals and other summer footwear with built in orthotics. Providing your feet with comfort and support.
If you require specialised orthotic footwear then it is likely you do not have a suitable pair of slippers or indoor footwear. At Orthotics UK we want to provide you to have the support, stability and comfort of your specialised footwear at all times by offering bespoke slippers or indoor footwear.
Sole adaptations can be completed on a wide range of high street shoes. If you require increased stability or support or have a leg length discrepancy a sole adaptation may be suitable. Our experienced orthotists will be able to discuss with you the different options available.
The process to receive specialised footwear would be:
In order to select and create the most appropriate footwear for your requirements your orthotist will undertake a full assessment. This will include discussing your needs and wants from specialised footwear, they will also complete an assessment looking at your range of motion and condition of your feet, finally they will take a series of measurements and a draft (outline drawing) of your feet. If necessary they may also take a cast of your feet. Using this information your orthotist will be able to specify your exact requirements and will be able to provide you a selection of footwear from which you will be able to choose. Our orthotists are given the freedom of choice and can order from any suitable manufacturer this choice is then passed on to you. Once you have selected the specialised footwear you would like your information will be submitted for manufacturing. During the manufacturing process you will be required to attend a number of fittings to check the fit is correct and to allow for any alterations to be made prior to the finishing of the footwear.