Our everyday activities of walking, standing and running produce stresses and strains on our body, more specifically to our feet. An imbalance in our feet forces our feet, knees, hips, back, spine and neck to be out of alignment and produce poor function resulting in pain. To improve body alignment, the foot imbalance must be corrected as a result there would be decreased pain and improved foot and body function.

QWhat are Custom Orthotics?

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Custom orthotics are medical foot devices made specifically for your feet. A casting is done of your feet to create an exact foot print. This device is then inserted into your footwear to support or correct your foot function.

When appropriately created and prescribed custom orthotics can:

QWho can Benefit from Orthotics?

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QHow are Custom Orthotics made?

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At pureBalance Wellness · Cancer Care our trained Chiropractor , will take a foam impression of the patient’s foot in a “neutral” position and send it to a laboratory with the direction for correction. At the orthotic laboratory, the orthotic technicians take the mold and pour plaster into it, after it hardens essentially the mold copies the individual’s foot. To custom-make the orthotic medical device to meet every patients foot needs, the technicians takes direction from the chiropractic doctors requests.

QMany Types of Custom Orthotics, which one is right for you?

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There are many different types of custom orthotics available:

Talk to us about what type of custom orthotic would best suit your needs! Book your appointment today with our Chiropractic Doctor so you can have your orthotics custom fitted.