Kids orthotics: when to consult? Foot orthotics act like a tutor that helps children grow well. They guide the feet through all phases of development and help correct alignment, posture and balance problems and even reduce muscle fatigue. But how do you know if your kid needs orthotics? Here are some signs that may indicate […]
How to relieve heavy legs After a long day of standing or sitting, you may feel that your legs are heavy and tired. If several factors increase the risk of suffering from this problem, there are also simple and accessible ways to prevent it and improve your quality of life. Let’s take a closer look. […]
The orthotist-prosthetist is the health care professional who has the skill to evaluate the biomechanics of the body and to fabricate, repair, or adjust orthopedic devices, i.e. orthotics and prosthetics. Orthotics Orthotics are used, for example, as a rehabilitation treatment to support, control or correct a motor, joint or functional problem. Orthotics are used as […]
Who says September, says back to school but also for many a return to physical and sports activity. Whether for you or your children, a good foot orthotics can optimize your daily performance and reduce many risks of long-term injuries.
Working many hours while standing can lead to feet, knee or back pain, a feeling of heavy legs with swelling, varicose veins and stiff joints.
An orthotist-prosthetist conducts a biomechanical assessment to be able to design and adjust different types of orthoses including plantar, knee, sports, etc. Learn more about it with our blog.
Sore feet can seriously affect your quality of life, but there are many ways to treat and sometimes eliminate it