Orthotics are customized shoe inserts that are designed to promote sound structural integrity of the foot and leg. Orthotics have proved successful in the treatment of many orthopedic and overuse injuries including:
Dr. Jain performs a comprehensive musculoskeletal evaluation of the lower extremity, which includes a postural assessment, muscle strength testing, and gait analysis. If she determines that orthotics can decrease pain and improve function, she will make a mold of your feet and send them to a lab for custom fabrication. When the custom orthotics are fabricated, you will be given specific instructions on how to use them.