Tag: orthotics

Orthaheel Sandals & Shoes

Orthaheel Shoes and Sandals Provide Supportive Soles to Protect Your Feet

We are proud to announce that we now carry Orthaheel Sandals, Shoes and Slippers. Inappropriate footwear is a cause of ankle, knee and low back pain.  Flip flops, boot and ballet flats with no arch support are problematic.  These types of shoes are just as damaging to your feet as high heels. Orthaheel provides appropriate …

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Effective Treatments for Shin Splints

Toe Walk for Shin Splints

Shin splints are also known as medial tibial stress syndrome. Shin splints is a condition characterized by pain in the lower leg brought on by running or other athletic activity. It can also be caused or exacerbated by ill-fitting or inadequate shoes past their prime. It is an injury that causes inflammation of the muscles in the …

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Plantar Fasciitis Explained

[tubepress video=”LvW4kKBPq2Q”] A common complaint of patients with plantar fasciitis is heel or arch pain. Plantar fasciitis can cause extreme pain when standing or walking. It is often worse in the mornings or when moving from a seated position or non weight-bearing position. People often think a heel spur is the cause of this type of …

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