is a plantar orthosis?
An plantar orthosis is a device which, when inserted into a good
quality shoe, relieves the pain connected to foot problems due to pathologies,
congenital deformations and injuries from overwork or other causes.
is it better to wear custom made orthoses?
Contrary to readily available inner soles, custom made ortheses are
medical devices which support and gradually correct the position of
the foot, the muscles, the ligaments, the tendons and the bones of the
foot, so that the whole works as it should to allow you to walk without
ortheses hurt when one begins to wear them?
No. Plantar ortheses should not cause pain or aggravate existing pain.
However, it often takes a little bit of time to get used to a new thing
or situation and it is possible that wearing ortheses feels a bit strange
in the beginning. But if you experience any pain, it is important that
you get in touch with your specialist.