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Ancillary Services - Providing More Pieces of the Treatment Puzzle

Most of us will treat plantar fasciitis and other biomechanical problems with a pair of prefabricated or custom functional foot orthotics. While most of the time the orthotics in closed shoes will help to correct the problem and provide the patient with relief, what happens when they do not wear the orthotics? This is especially true in the summer months when patients, who have lived in closed shoes and sneakers for months, now start to live in sandals or the dreaded flip-flops.

10 days ago

5 Common Childhood Foot Injuries

National Foot Health Awareness Month is upon us! Join us in celebrating by getting to know your feet a little better.

 

23 days ago

Celebrate Foot Health Awareness Month - Know Your Feet!

National Foot Health Awareness Month is upon us! Join us in celebrating by getting to know your feet a little better.

 

1 month ago

Office Reopening? PowerStep Insoles are Here to Help!

Now that offices (and the world) are reopening, we are all looking at the reality of getting back into some shoes we haven’t worn in quite some time. Other than form-fitting sports shoes that kept us active over the pandemic, just about anything we wear is going to feel immediately unnatural and uncomfortable compared to our comfy house slippers for the first few days. We’re here to help!

1 month ago

Guide - How to Choose the Right Orthotic Insoles for You

Insoles come in all different shapes and sizes, and people wear them for different reasons. We have mapped out a step-by-step guide to help you narrow down your search.

2 months ago

Winter Hiking Checklist – What to Bring on the Trail

Winter hiking gear is a must for staying safe and comfortable on the trail during the off season. Use this winter hiking checklist as a starting point for gearing up.

2 months ago

Escape Hammer Toe - Avoid Making These 5 Mistakes!

If you're suffering from hammer toe, the main thing to do is stop doing damage. Using the best products for hammer toe, and avoiding these five mistakes are major points to take to heart.

3 months ago

Finding Arch Support in a Flat Foot World

Finding the Right Arch Support for Flat Feet

A significant proportion of the population has flat feet—also commonly known as fallen arches—and for most, the condition does not affect daily life. However, for some, it can result in pain in the feet, legs and back. For these people, getting the proper arch supports for flat feet is essential to living life to the fullest.

3 months ago

PULSE® - Performance Orthotics Made by Athletes for Athletes

Is Your PULSE Racing?

PowerStep's PULSE® Performance Insoles were designed by athletes for athletes, specifically for use in advanced running shoes during rigorous athletic activity.

3 months ago

4 Signs You Should Get New Shoe Inserts

Have you checked your insoles lately?

Inserts for shoes are an excellent way to get the support you need without a custom orthotic constructed by your podiatrist. But even the best shoe insoles don’t last forever.

3 months ago