Orthotic devices are recommended to control the movement of a part of the body, enhance rehabilitation from bone fractures after a cast has been removed, and to correct the function of a part of the body for improved movement and reduced pain.
At RNS Health & Wellness Centre, our Bradford Ontario Orthotics certified therapists offer a wide range of devices to augment a non-invasive treatment plan involving chiropractic care, kinesiology, physiotherapy, deep tissue laser therapy, and/or massage therapy.
Bradford Ontario Orthotics Services:
Custom shoe inserts support the foot to help people with hip, knee and spine disorders as well as foot issues like plantar fasciitis. Orthotics can realign the foot joints and aid in standing, walking and running. Everyone from the elderly to athletes involved in competition can benefit from foot orthotics.
A knee brace is commonly used for arthritis, injury and disease in conjunction with other treatments like physiotherapy to help patients continue to participate in activities they enjoy. The brace aligns the knee and makes the knee more stable, thereby enhancing movement and reducing pain.
Other Types of Orthoses:
There are a variety of braces that are used to aid in rehabilitation after injury or surgery. Prophylactic braces may be used by athletes to prevent injury while participating in their sport.
When you take your socks off, do you see lines? At the end of a long day at work are your feet tired and sweaty? Supporting the venous system in your legs, compression hose apply pressure at the ankle and gradually decreased up the leg towards the heart. The massaging effect enables the veins to perform their function more efficiently and circulation improves.
The knowledgeable Kinesiologist at RNS Health & Wellness Centre has been thoroughly trained about the types, uses and styles of compression and is available to help you choose the best compression socks for your needs.