Wondering if custom orthotics are right for you?
Want to learn more about getting custom orthotics from our Wilmette, IL, podiatrist Dr. Gary Rogers? Here’s what you should know about orthotics and how they could benefit your feet.
Orthotics are devices that you’ll place into your shoes to provide support, additional cushioning, and shock absorption for your feet when standing, walking or undergoing certain activities. You’ve probably seen orthotics at your local drugstore, but these devices aren’t custom-made to fit your feet, and their needs like the custom orthotics our Wilmette, North Shore, Skokie, Evanston, IL, team crafts will be. Each orthotic that we make is based on the shape of your feet, the issues you’re dealing with and the problems you’re looking to correct or improve.
There are three main types of orthotics,
Most people can benefit from orthotics, as they help provide feet with a little extra cushioning and care. Whether you are dealing with preexisting health problems that impact your feet, you overpronate or are an active individual, you could benefit from the custom orthotics we offer at our Wilmette, IL, office. Orthotics can be used to improve,
In some cases, orthotics can also support your feet and ankles to prevent problems from the get-go, making this an ideal option for athletes and those with active lifestyles. Orthotics can also be helpful for individuals of all ages, from children and teens to seniors.
Here at Wilmette Foot and Ankle Clinic, we pride ourselves on creating orthotics crafted from the highest-quality and most durable materials possible. The lifespan of your orthotics will depend on how often you use them, but the average length of time is between 3-5 years.
Wilmette Foot and Ankle Clinic is proud to provide custom orthotics and comprehensive foot and ankle care to Wilmette, IL. To sit down with Dr. Rogers to find out if orthotics are right for you, call us at (847) 256-4434.