Cost-effective off-the-shelf foot orthotics
T-Plate is the most accurate way to identify the plantar pressure profile. By providing a level of information beyond the capabilities of more traditional tools, the T-Plate will make consistently accurate diagnosis, to increase patient confidence and enhance the reputation of your practice.
A guide to creating the most effective orthotics
In principle, the use of custom-made foot orthotics allows clinicians to provide a more accurate device to better treat patients, however this depends on the materials and methods used, as well as cost and manufacturing time. Staff shortages within O&P roles, as well as funding cuts, means that orthotists and workshop managers need to use the most cost and time effective materials and methods to best serve their patients.
The importance of pressure off-loading devices for diabetic foot ulcer prevention
WHO WE ARE
Established as a leather dealing business by
John Algeo in 1881, Algeos has grown to
become the UK's leading manufacturer and
distributor of materials, technology, and
consumables to the Podiatry, Physiotherapy,
Orthopaedic, and Footwear markets.