Think of your foot as being the foundation of your house. Flaws in the foundation can cause damage to the rest of the structure. Pronation is when the middle of the foot collapses inward. This is sometimes referred to as “low arches” or “flat feet”
Improper foot alignment can cause:
Generally, an over the counter orthotic can support the arch. In some cases, custom orthotics are recommended.
Please consult with our licensed Physical Therapists to determine if your child would benefit from orthotics. Our Therapists can fit you for and recommend a specific orthotic during a screening or at monthly gait clinics. Please call to schedule an appointment! Gait Clinic is offered in association with Hanger, Inc.