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All our articles relating to Orthotics.

What Are Orthotics?

This guide should help you understand the basics about orthotics and how you can get orthotic products.

What is the difference between Stock, Modular and Bespoke footwear

At the Buchanan Clinic, we provide three different types of footwear stock, modular or bespoke. But what is the difference?

What to expect from your Orthotic appointment

This post aims to inform you what to expect from your orthotic appointments(s) at the Buchanan Clinic and answer any frequently asked questions.

What Happens in a Biomechanical Assessment?

Learn what happens in a Biomechanical Assessment and how it can reveal important information about the body.

Orthotic clinics at Nuffield Health

An update on our Orthotic clinical service at Nuffield Health Glasgow.

Knee Ankle Foot Orthoses: A quick guide

We asked our Orthotist Graham about Knee Ankle Foot Orthoses (KAFO’s) and if he could give a quick summary of the options available.

Focus on: using orthoses to improve walking difficulties in MS

Many people with MS experience walking difficulties such as a foot drop. Orthotics as often used to help with mobility.

A Revolutionary Drop Foot Treatment

The new TurboMed Xtern is a revolutionary drop foot treatment tested in marathons, triathlons, and the Canadian backcountry.

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