Characteristics: Arch sits low to the ground. Very little arch definition. Almost 20% of population has low arch.
Potential Problems: Over-pronation, plantar fasciitis, post-tibial tendonitis, heel spurs, medial knee problems, bunions
Custom Insoles: Orthotics with and arch support to keep foot aligned and help control over - pronation. In case of flat feet, additional medial rearfoot corrections may be required for better fit and to prevent injuries.
Characteristics: Biomechanically efficient foot with defined arch. Almost 60% of population has medium arches.
Potential Problems: Common foot problems are heel pain and metatarsalgia from repetitive stress and improper fitting footwear.
Custom Insoles: Orthotics with arch support, cushioning and shock absorption to provide user comfort and prevent foot pain or injuries.
Characteristics: Well-defined arch that sits high from the ground and puts excessive pressure on hind foot and forefoot. Almost 20% of the population has high arches.
Potential Problems: Plantar fasciitis, heel pain, arch pain, metatarsalgia, calluses, claw toes
Custom Insoles: Orthotics with arch support, metatarsal pads, and cushioning properties to improve foot alignment and prevent foot injuries.