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A variety of foot conditions
 
can be treated conservatively
 
with footwear. Boston Pedorthic
 
has the tools and know-how
 
for difficult cases.
 

Let us know how we can put pedorthics to work for you.

 

 
  • Accessory Bones (Accessory Ossicle, extra bones in the foot)
  • Accomodation (shock absorption and distribution, accommodate deformities)
  • Achilles Tendonitis
  • Ankle Equinus (limited or no heel contact with the ground during gait)
  • Acquired Adult Flat Foot Deformity (AAFFD, Posterior Tibial Tendon Disorder)
  • Amputation
  • Arch Pain (medial, longitudinal, transverse)
  • Arthritis (degenerative joint disease, Osteo, Rheumatoid, other forms)
  • Ankle sprain
  • Asymmetry between feet (different shoe sizes, structure, biomechanics)
  • Atrophy
     
  • Balance (stability, proprioception)
  • Biomechanical disorders of the foot (excessive pronation, hypermobile first ray, excessive supinated)
  • Brace-to-shoe Fitting (brace, AFO, prosthetic shoe-fitting)
  • Bunions (Hallux Abducto Valgus, Dorsal bunion, Tailor's Bunion - 5th MPJ)
     
  • Callus formation (callosity)
  • Cancer. Side effects from medication causing neuropathy
  • Charcot Foot
  • Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease
  • Chronic Repetitive Strain Syndrome
  • Claw Toes
  • Club Foot (talipes equinovarus)
  • Contracture
  • Corns
  • Chronic foot conditions/disorders
     
  • Deformities (Congenital and Acquired)
  • Diabetic Foot care
  • Diabetic Ulcer (woundcare)
     
  • Edema (Swollen Feet)
  • Exostoses (osteophytes,bony deformity)
  • Extrinsic factors (related to effects from above the ankle)
     
  • Flat Feet (Pes Planus)
  • Floating Toe
  • Foot Infection
  • Frontal plane disorders
  • Functional Correction (improved foot structure and biomechanics)
  • Functional disorders (occurring dynamically)
     
  • Gait Abnormalities
  • Ganglion
  • Gout
     
  • Hallux Rigidus/Limitus
  • Hard-to-Fit Feet
  • Hammer Toes
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Fissures
  • Heel Spurs
  • High Arches (Pes Cavus, excessively supinated foot, elevated long arch)
  • Hypermobility (excessive joint motion)
  • HIV/AIDS
     
  • Ingrown Toenails
  • Intrinsic factors (related to effects from the foot and ankle)
  • Iliotibial Band (IT) Syndrome
     
  • Joint pain (Tenosynovitis, functional and structural disorders)
  • Joint fusion (Arthrodesis)
  • Joint limitations (Ankylosis, limited range of motion)
  • Knee pain (Chondromalacia Patella)
     
  • Lateral column pain (pain along the outside of the foot)
  • Limb-Length Inequality (Discrepancy, Asymmetry)
  • Low Arches (Pes Planus, excessively pronated foot, low long arch)
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy (support for lower-back pathology)
  • Lymphedema
     
  • Mallet Toes
  • Medial column pain (pain along the inside of the foot)
  • Metatarsalgia (pain in the ball area of the foot -"metheads"/MPJs)
  • Mis-mated Shoe Sizes (feet are different sizes and/or widths)
  • Mortons Toe (Morton's syndrome, short first toe/metatarsal)
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Muscular Dystrophy (complications due to Muscular Dystrophy)
  • Myalgia (muscle soreness or pain, strain)
     
  • Narrow shoe sizes
  • Neuro-Muscular Disorders -
  • Neuropathy (numbness, peripheral neuropathies)
  • Neuroma (Morton's Neuroma)
  • Numbness (loss of sensation in all or part of the foot/toes)
     
  • Obesity
  • Orthotics and Prosthetics support (shoe fitting for O&P)
  • Osteochondrosis (Avascular Necrosis, Osteonecrosis, Freiberg's disease)
  • Overlapping Toes
  • Overuse Syndromes (repetitive stress on the foot)
     
  • Pain (foot, knee, postural)
  • Palliative care
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Pathomechanics and Joint Malalignment
  • Pediatric care
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PVD)
  • Periostitis
  • Peroneal Tendinitis
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Plantar Fibro Matosis (Dupytren's contracture of the foot)
  • Post-Polio Syndrome
  • Post-Tib Tendonitis/ (Posterior Tibual Tendon Disfunction, PTTD)
  • Post Surgery
  • Pregnancy
  • Pronation (generally excessive with hypermobile feet)
  • Psoriasis
     
  • Reiters Syndrome
  • Rehabilitation support
  • Rigid joint(s) in the foot and ankle (limited or no joint motion)
  • Rigid Pronated Feet
  • Rigid Supinated Feet
  • Raynaud's disease
     
  • Saggital plane disorders
  • Sesamoiditis
  • Sinus Tarsi Syndrome
  • Shin Splints
  • Shoe fitting and shoe modification
  • Sore, Achy Feet
  • Splayed Fore-foot (fore-foot is substantially wider than the rearfoot/heel)
  • Spasticity (cerebral palsy, multiple sclerosis, spina bifida)
  • Sports performance & related injuries (sports medicine)
  • Stress and Fatigue (relief for soft tissue, joints, and bone structures of the feet)
  • Stress Fracture
  • Structural disorders (caused by osseous deformity)
  • Supination (generally associated with rigid, high-arched feet)
     
  • Tarsal Coalition and other Joint Coalitions
  • Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Tailor's Bunion
  • Tendinitis (Tenosynovitis, Peritendinitis, Achilles Tendinitis)
  • Tendinosis
  • Tendon Strain
  • Tissue Stress (pathology-related compression, tensile, and shear forces)
  • Toe Deformities (hammer, claw, mallet, overlapping, floating)
  • Transverse plane disorders (abduction, adduction, overlapping toe)
  • Turf Toe
     
  • Ulcerations and Lesions (wound care)
     
  • Vascular Disease (affecting the feet)
     
  • Wide shoe sizes
  • Wounds

 

 
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