SPORTS 3D ORTHOTICS
What are 3D sport orthotics?
The movement of your foot, when doing a particular sport is very different from the foot’s movement when walking. Custom Sports 3D Orthotics use flexibility and support mechanisms to help guide the foot.
Our Custom Sports 3D Orthotics fit a wide range of sports shoes and aid in helping to perform at your best. When designing your custom orthotics, we take into account your gait assessment as well as the support of your shoes.The orthotics are then custom designed to your needs.
Do I need 3D sports orthotics?
After having an assessment with a podiatrist, they will be able to tell you wether or not you would benefit from custom sports orthotics. There are many variables that will help decide on this and a consult will be needed.
How do we prescribe sport 3D orthotics
If you need custom sports orthotics then we will take into account your medical history, sport, weight, shoes, surface type, propose outcome, age, foot / arch type, flexibility, gait / running technique and more. The orhtotics can be made from a wide range of materials. Most commonly they are 3D printed using a nylon material. This material has exceptional flex and durability.
Are custom sports orthotics covered by my private heath fund?
Call us to find out whether your custom sports orthotics are covered by your private health care provider. There are a few things to consider with your private health fund such as your level of cover, your policy waiting periods, annual limits and fund rules. It is important to know what you are up for prior to your visits to avoid unwanted, expensive surprises.