Orthotics

Orthotics at Rivers Hospital

Orthotics is a specialty concerned with the provision of external devices/aids to any part of your body to prevent or correct deformity, promote or improve function of an affected area, or support pain reduction.

Orthotics involves the design, manufacture, fitting and application of these externally applied devices. It is so called as these devices are known as orthoses. They include braces, splints, footwear, insoles and supports that are used to guide and limit or immobilise joints that are injured, or to more evenly distribute weight bearing forces across joints and alleviate pain.

Our consultant orthotists work as part of a multi-disciplinary team of physiotherapists, podiatrists, consultant orthopaedic surgeons, consultant neurosurgeons and consultant rheumatologists to provide the best treatment options for your individual condition or injury.

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