A 42-year-old female asked:
I read that orthotics made from stepping on foam box aren't effective in correcting biomechanic problems. i just paid $400?
2 doctor answers • 5 doctors weighed in
Orthopedic Surgery 54 years experience
Correct: Plaster moldings r the best way 2 go.Good molded inserts r more expensive but a reputable orthotics provider will work with u & adjust them so they r right 4 u.
5.3k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Podiatry 41 years experience
Untrue: That is absolutely untrue.
Whether you use a cast, foam box or scanner, does not matter. It is the person positioning the foot that matters.
5.3k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Apr 26, 2015
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