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Custom Orthotics

A custom orthotic is a specialized orthopedic device designed to enhance or modify the way the foot interacts with the ground. Unlike generic, off-the-shelf alternatives found in drug or sporting goods stores, true custom orthotics capture the three-dimensional arch shape. Over-the-counter options, such as cushioned heel cups, insoles, arch supports, memory foam inserts, and heel protectors, offer only superficial relief by masking symptoms rather than addressing the root cause.

For comprehensive and effective treatment, it’s crucial to turn to custom-made devices crafted by a podiatrist. These orthotics are meticulously created using a cast of the individual’s foot, replicating any misalignments or structural irregularities. Employing advanced computer technology, technicians in an orthotic lab then design a custom orthotic tailored to balance out deformities and correct misalignments. Dr. Leisten’s dedication to incorporating cutting-edge biomechanical theories into the fabrication of Sole Supports exemplifies a commitment to innovation in the field of podiatry. Sole Supports, a type of custom orthotic, aids in alleviating heel, knee, hip, and back pain by addressing both symptoms and the root causes.

For further insights into Sole Supports and the latest biomechanical theories addressing foot pain, we invite you to explore our offices in Houston or Bryan/College Station. Contact us to schedule a consultation and take a step towards optimal foot health. Understanding the importance of proper foot biomechanics and the role custom orthotics play in enhancing overall foot health is essential for anyone seeking lasting relief from foot-related discomfort. By addressing not only symptoms but also the root causes of pain and misalignment, Sole Supports exemplifies a forward-thinking approach to foot care, making it a proactive solution for sustained comfort and mobility. Schedule a consultation with our experienced team to embark on the journey to optimal foot health and discover how custom orthotics can make a significant difference in your overall well-being.