Orthotics

What is Orthotics?

Orthotics is a specialty within the medical field concerned with the design, manufacture and application of orthoses.

Questions and answers on "Orthotics"

My left leg is about 3/8" shorter than my right as a result of an auto accident many years ago. I wear orthotics that I place in my shoes. The left...

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Brief Answer:
Bone spur

Detailed Answer:
Hi

With what you had described there is a change in the dynamics of the arch of the foot with the lift...

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I had an mri recently on my left ankle which revealed a 10% tear does taking a combination of L-leucine, Blueberry Fruit, Green Tea Leaf extract, L...

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Brief Answer:
Will recover on its own, with rest.

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how can i alleviate metatarsol pain, caused by a diminished "fat pad" in that area, i have been to numerous podiatrists i have orthotics that are...

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Brief Answer:
Management of Fat pad atrophy

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Thank you for trusting HCM

You can follow the following measures to help with...

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For the past few months the bottom of my left heel hurts and difficult to walk on. Mainly hurts after I work out or if I am on it a lot during a day.

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