Custom Orthotics in Downtown Edmonton
Dr. Basaraba has been making custom made orthotics for over 18 years, many International athletes have worn his custom orthotics including 21 past Olympian track and field winners, amateur athletes, construction workers, and many individuals with arthritic feet, knees, hips and curvatures of the spine. Orthotics help stabilize the spine and adding to longevity for chiropractic treatments, Custom functional orthotics support all 3 arches of the foot, which make up the plantar vault. They’re custom-made by hand based on your unique feet, body and health profile. Just as no two bodies are alike, no two pairs of custom orthotics are alike.
Over-the-counter orthotics may initially cost less, but they only support one arch in your foot. When only one arch is being supported, it may not maintain the structure of your plantar vault, and problems can start in other parts of your body. In fact, “over-supporting” just one arch of the foot may actually cause pain and symptoms, not relieve them. Do you experience pain daily? Over-the-counter inserts may not provide the relief you need. Individually designed, custom orthotics with 3-arch support, however, can.Why custom? Generic, off-the-shelf inserts risk worsening your symptoms because they address only general conditions, and with questionable results. Your feet are as unique as your fingerprints. Only custom-made orthotics are built specifically to meet your individual feet, body and health needs.
About Custom Orthotics
Custom foot Orthotics are insoles are specifically made to support the rear foot, fore foot and support leg length discrepancy. Buy maintaining a symmetrical mid line of the feet your knees and kips will counter swing in a fluid motion decreasing wear and tear on cartilage, over use of tendons, and weight bearing joints.
Who can benefit from Orthotics?
Everyone who has a unbalanced gait, hyper pro-nation, supination, high arch, dropped arch trauma to the ankle and foot. General public that work on hard surfaces and or uneven surfaces, people with permanent disability’s, diabetics, deformed feet, plantar facitis, patellofemoral syndrome, mortins neuroma, shin splints, stroke patients, permanent paralysis of the lower extremity. Orthotics are a great complement to post surgery of the spine and lower extremity, correcting and stabilizing wear, tear and trauma. Also the metabolic disorders effecting the sine, such as Osteoporosis, arthritics, spondylosis, spondylolysis, Ankylosis and so on.
Are Custom Orthotics only for people with foot problems?
You may be experiencing issues and not realize that even a subtle foot problem can throw you off. Any imbalance may result in other hindrances to your posture and mobility. Custom orthotics are a great way to prevent any long term problems with a biomechanical assessment. And a past National Doctor and working for may sport agents , orthotics have been the back bone to getting that last drop out of a athletes performance, hedging them to there pedestal. Twenty-one Olympic past medal winners in have worn my custom made orthotics. And also the ageing and day to general population with enhancing results.