Richie AeroSpring

Richie Achilles Offloading System™ : No More Clumsy Walking Boots

This carbon-fiber, ankle foot orthosis (AFO) controls both ankle joint dorsiflexion and the load on the Achilles tendon. The custom functional foot orthotic controls rearfoot pronation and the patented Richie ArchLock, provides lateral offloading of the medial-central band of the plantar fascia.

Why choose the Achilles Offloading System over a walking boot?

  • Dynamic loading
  • Full weight bearing
  • Optimal heel elevation and ankle plantar flexion angle (10-12 degrees)
  • Up to 30 mm heel lift with the use of peel-and-stick wedges

Indications for the Richie Achilles Offloading System:

  • Tendinopathy of the Achilles tendon
  • Non-surgical management of the Achilles tendon rupture
  • Post-surgical management of the Achilles tendon rupture
  • Diabetics
  • Sports injuries in active patients
  • Neurologically impaired patients
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