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Orthotic being grinded on a grinding machine

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Proven and Trusted Materials for Foot Support

Did you know that research published in British Medical Journal found that foot pain affects over 200 million people worldwide? Your footwear choices matter more than you think. 

Foot support is the assistance that is provided to the feet to maintain their natural structure, alignment, and functionality. Correct foot support can reduce the risk of overstraining muscles, tendons, and ligaments by keeping your joints aligned and moving properly.

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Podiatrist examining patients foot

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Reasons why YOU need a Podiatrist

A podiatrist is a medical professional devoted to the treatment of disorders of the foot and ankle, to improve people’s mobility, independence, and quality of life. Our feet play a crucial role in our daily lives, so why not make sure that they are in the right condition, so it doesn’t affect our overall well-being?

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Ali and Sangeeta at the Village of Hope

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Algeos donates crucial medical supplies to support podiatric services at the Village of Hope in India

Algeos, a leading provider of medical supplies and equipment, establishes its partnership with podiatrists visiting the Village of Hope in New Dheli, India, to provide much needed chairside materials. A thriving residential community, the Village of Hope was built in 1993 by HOPE Foundation, part of HOPE Worldwide, and sits on 22.4 acres of land with almost 800 houses for approximately 6,000 people.

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Why diabetic foot ulcers aren’t healing, and what to do about it

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Why diabetic foot ulcers aren’t healing, and what to do about it

Diabetes is one of the most common diseases amongst adults in the UK, affecting roughly 4.3 million people and responsible for 174 amputations every week. Diabetic foot ulcers occur in between 10% and15% of people living with diabetes and, if left unmanaged, can lead to serious complications for the individual.

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  1. Orthotic being grinded on a grinding machine

    Proven and Trusted Materials for Foot Support

    Did you know that research published in British Medical Journal found that foot pain affects over 200 million people worldwide? Your footwear choices matter more than you think. 

    Foot support is the assistance that is provided to the feet to maintain their natural structure, alignment, and functionality. Correct foot support can reduce the risk of overstraining muscles, tendons, and ligaments by keeping your joints aligned and moving properly.

  2. Why every podiatrist needs modifiable chairside insoles

    Why every podiatrist needs modifiable chairside insoles

    While there are many off-the-shelf orthotics, these insoles may not marry up to the needs of the patient when presented straight out of the box, which means that modifications may be necessary to support the foot and help alleviate issues.

  3. Transformational technology: how Voxelcare is revolutionising lower limb healthcare

    Transformational technology: how Voxelcare is revolutionising lower limb healthcare

    According to NHS data, there are an estimated two million orthotic patients treated at one time in England alone. From diabetes to post op trauma, orthotic services provide health benefits for a wide range of conditions in a variety of settings. 

  4. Orthotic Technicians Award 2022

    Algeos BAPO O&P Technician of the year 2022

    Algeos have once again committed to sponsoring the BAPO technician of the year award, we feel it is important to award colleagues in the O&P community that go the extra mile, and to let the industry know about the superb technicians we have and how much of an impact they have on their patients’ lives every single day. 

  5. BAPO Winners

    BAPO 2020 Winners

    Algeos are pleased to announce the winners of the BAPO Technician of the Year. We had over 20 nominations this year and again was a difficult decision. Congratulations to our winners who contributed so much to the O&P Industry, their colleagues and of course the end user patients.

  6. Voxelcare logo

    Voxelcare Partner with Algeos

    Voxelcare, a well-known and much respected software and hardware engineering company, announce a new partnership with Algeos, one of the UK’s largest distributors in the orthopaedic, orthotic and prosthetic markets.

  7. BAPO 2018

    Algeos Technician of the Year Award 2018

    This National competition recognises Technicians that improve the quality of patients lives. Algeos was delighted to sponsor the BAPO Technician of the year award which recognises the unsung heroes of orthotics and prosthetics for the hard work and devotion over the previous 12 months.

  8. Aortha logo

    Ground breaking 3D technology to print pair of insoles in under an hour

    Pioneering 3D technology that can print a pair of insoles in an hour will be unveiled at the BAPO (The British Association of Prosthetists & Orthotists) conference in Manchester today (March 20th). The revolutionary new technology allows custom-made and more supportive insoles to be created six times faster than anything else on the market.

  9. The Orthotic Club 2013 Tournament

    The Orthotic Cup 2013 Tournament

    This year’s event was held in Sheffield on Saturday 1st June. It was a glorious day which set the tone for a most enjoyable day. This was the 12th annual tournament held in conjunction with www.orthotictechnicians.com and and we raised £130.00 for our chosen charity this year, Meningitis UK.

  10. Orthotictechnicians.com Football 2010

    Orthotictechnicians.com Football 2010

    Algeos in association with Orthotictechnicians.com are pleased to announce Leeds as the venue for this year's  football tournament.