If pain is getting in the way of your favorite activities, getting relief may be as simple as inserting a device in your shoes. Custom foot orthotics are devices that correct abnormal foot movements and are specially made just for the way you move.
Orthotics are different from shoe inserts; orthotics are prescribed by a doctor and tailored to meet your unique needs. Custom foot orthotics from Aurora use the materials that best address your needs, so they feel natural and stand the test of time.
These devices can help you get lasting relief from:
Our doctors, athletic trainers and physical therapists share a commitment to helping athletes and active adults avoid injuries. One of the ways they do this is by prescribing custom foot orthotics to help restore more natural foot movements. These arch supports help you walk, run and jump without putting extra strain on your muscles and joints.
Highlights of our program include:
Getting Shoe Inserts: What to Expect
A podiatrist, physical therapist or other foot specialist will examine your foot and listen carefully as you describe your symptoms. From there, they’ll discuss your options and help you choose an insert that best meets your needs.
Many people feel better with a standard, “off the shelf,” shoe insert. These standard shoe inserts come in many different types, and offer benefits like extra arch support.
You can also get semi-custom orthotics for specific foot types. While not custom-made for your feet, these inserts are semi-customized for particular foot types – like feet with heels that turn inward.
Whether you need standard or semi-custom inserts, our experts can help you get the right orthotics based on your unique needs.
Getting Custom Foot Orthotics: What to Expect
If your doctor prescribes custom foot orthotics, here’s what to expect: