About 90% of the population have abnormal foot biomechanics, of which 10% have various symptoms of foot problems. Wearing prescription custom orthoses and sandals is one of the most widely recognised and effective treatments. The following are the most common foot problems in Hong Kong that require pedorthic treatment:

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Foot Problems

  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Bunions
  • Arch Pain
  • Forefoot Pain
  • Toe Deformity
  • Tibialis Posterior Tendonitis
  • Callus/Corns
  • Achilles Tendonitis
  • Navicular Bone Pain
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Dorsal Foot Pain
  • Sesamoiditis

Knee Problems

  • Anterior Knee Pain
  • Bow Legs
  • Calf Pain
  • Tibialis Anterior Pain
  • Lateral Knee Pain
  • Iliotibial Band Syndrome

Others

  • Flatfoot
  • High Arch Foot
  • Diabetic Foot
  • Clubfoot
  • Growing Pains
  • Sports Injuries
  • Varicose Veins
  • Fungal Nail
  • Drop Foot
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis

Unique Prescription Custom Sandals

If you suffer from foot deformity with pain, working indoors or at home for long periods of time and have less time to use prescription custom orthoses, you may need a pair of prescription custom sandals. The sandals are also made to take a mould of an individual’s foot and are prescribed to correct the biomechanical deformity of the foot and treat the specially related symptoms, so the sandals are unique for you. The difference between prescription custom orthoses and the sandals is that the orthoses have to be worn with the shoes, whereas the sandals are embedded with prescription custom orthoses and can be worn without shoes.

The total solution is:

outside
Outdoor

Prescription custom foot orthoses + Proper footwear

home
Indoor

Prescription custom sandals

Professional Foot Examination and Assessment

The Pedorthist examines the patient’s feet to understand symptoms, measure foot alignments, gait analysis and foot pressure analysis. Based on his clinical experience and examination result, the Pedorthist assesses the patient’s foot problem and related indications to determine the appropriate prescriptions. The effectiveness of prescription custom sandals depends very much on how often the patient wear the sandals.

足印分析
足部數據
足底壓力
walking gait

Orthotics and Prescription

The pedorthist precisely takes a mould of the patient’s feet and then prescribes the shell material, top material, correction angle of the prescription custom sandals / Custom foot orthotics according to the foot deformity, symptoms and lifestyle of the patient. Each pair of prescription custom sandals is therefore unique.

足模矯正
足模矯正

Custom Made

After receiving the foot model data, the manufacturing department will use the self-developed computerised foot orthotic production system to produce the foot bed using a milling machine according to the pedorthist’s prescription.

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Custom Sandals

Fitting and Follow-Up

The Pedorthist or the Pedothic Assistant will adjust the sandal straps to fit the patient’s feet to increase the stability of the sandals. We provide free follow-up services for 1 year to 1½ years. If a patient encounters any problems, he can contact us to make an appointment for follow-up service.

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