• E is for Extensions

    E is for Extensions

    Extensions indicate the length of the custom orthotic and the amount of support you want to provide for the entire foot. There are two different options for extension length. Do you want it to start at the heel? Or, do you want it to start at the distal end…

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  • D is for Dell

    D is for Dell

    A dell is a depression made directly into the shell of the custom orthotic to offload or accommodate an area of interest. Dells are typically prescribed to pad bony protuberances. Have questions about dells?  We’re here to answer them. © SOLO Labs 2017

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  • Spurs are for Cowboys

    Spurs are for Cowboys

    Did you know that only 1 out of 20 people with heel spurs have pain? Many patients find non-surgical relief for heel spurs using custom orthotics and can avoid surgery. Here’s how orthotic accommodations can help with heel spurs or fat pad atrophy. 1. Pad…

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  • C is for Cut Outs

    C is for Cut Outs

    Feeling pressure? When your patient has pain from pressure points or lesions, cut outs, channels, 1st Met Cut Out, and K-wedge modifications to our custom orthotics can provide relief. Cut Outs are typically elliptical shaped or can be any custom shape and are…

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