Claremont Podiatry offers a comprehensive orthotics service incorporating high-quality assessment and prescription of custom foot orthotics, commonly called, foot inserts, arch support inserts or foot insoles. In our clinic we use an advanced 3D printing in addition to the 3D Foot Scanning technology to accurately identify the causation of your problems & designs a custom orthotic inserts that perfectly fit and achieve what the insoles supposed to do. Wether you need arch support or to correct biomechanical foot issues, our podiatrist will design and make all the adjustments to achieve the best results!
Foot Orthotics are in shoe-medical devices (insoles / arch support inserts) that are use in the treatment of numerous foot, ankle, knee and lower limb complaints. Most importantly, these custom orthotics or inserts optimise foot function and biomechanics of the body by supporting, aligning or correcting the foot’s posture or deformity. In other words, they produce their action by altering stresses and forces that are transmitted to your muscles, tendons, ligaments, and bones. Consequently, custom foot orthotics are a useful treatment to address many common foot complaints because they optimise your foot biomechanics. That is why, orthotics can help you with many conditions, for instance:
PROBLEMATIC FLAT/HIGH ARCH FOOT TYPES
RUNNERS/ATHLETES INJURY PREVENTION & PREFORMANCE ENHANCEMENT
FOOT, ANKLE & LOWER LEG INJURY/PAIN
DIABETIC WOUND TREATMENT & PREVENTION
BIOMECHANICAL & MOVEMENT PROBLEMS
POST-SURGICAL RECOVERY OR ONGOING SYMTOMS
ARTHRITIS IN THE FEET
HEEL SPURS, HEEL PAIN & PANTAR FASCIITIS TREATMENT
KNEE, BACK, HIP PAIN (DEPENDING ON THE PROBLEM)
The podiatrist follows 4 steps to prescribe your custom orthotics (foot insoles) & design the exact arch support insoles that you need.
We have a wide range of orthotics / foot insoles. Firstly orthotics off the shelve, secondly the semi-customised orthotics and lastly, the full prescription custom orthotics. That is why there is a price range from $80 to $350 (excluding appointments). Above all, at Horbart Orthotics, our custom orthotics are designed to last for years. Don’t forget to check your insurance! Private Health Rebates with podiatry extras may cover up to 50 to 70% of the cost.
Nick is a Hobart Podiatrist based at Claremont Podiatry. First, he graduated from La Trobe University, Melbourne in 2013 with a Bachelors of Health Science and a Masters of Podiatric Practice. After that, our Claremont Podiatrist gained clinical experience across Australia and Internationally within sports medicine clinics in London. Now, he specialises in custom orthotic therapy, foot/ankle injury and biomechanics. In addition, Nick has advanced experience in utilising 3D foot scanning and CAD aided software design for prescription of various orthotics. Consequently, this gives him the ability to provide tailored, highly comfortable and accurate orthotics that patients are extremely happy with.
Certainly, we strive for the highest quality care and satisfaction for our patients. Therefore, we offer a satisfaction guarantee on all our orthotic products. This is because we are confident that you will get outstanding outcomes with our therapy, devices and prescriptions.