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How are custom foot orthoses helpful for jogging?

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Dr. Brett Fink
Orthopedic Surgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: They're not

An orthotic or any other type of brace is an appliance that should be used to treat a specific condition.
It is not necessary for a normal healthy foot and there is no evidence that it reduces foot injuries in athletics.

In brief: They're not

An orthotic or any other type of brace is an appliance that should be used to treat a specific condition.
It is not necessary for a normal healthy foot and there is no evidence that it reduces foot injuries in athletics.
Dr. Brett Fink
Dr. Brett Fink
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Dr. David Laha
Podiatry
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In brief: Improved function

Foot orthotics improve foot function.
Usually by improving foot function, you will decrease wear and tear on your foot and structures upstream. Dr l.

In brief: Improved function

Foot orthotics improve foot function.
Usually by improving foot function, you will decrease wear and tear on your foot and structures upstream. Dr l.
Dr. David Laha
Dr. David Laha
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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry

In brief: Does the jogger

Have any foot pathology? Pain? Biomechanical imbalance?

In brief: Does the jogger

Have any foot pathology? Pain? Biomechanical imbalance?
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
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