Orthotics are orthopaedic appliances that enhance or support a body part. At Orthoworx Orthotics & Prosthetics we pair people with the correct braces to ensure successful outcomes. Orthotics are there for commonly referred to as braces, guards or supports. The practice stocks an extensive range of braces and splints from the world’s leading brands including: Aircast, Ossur, Don Joy & Breg.
Poor back health is a major issue with some staggering statistics – as much as 80% of us will be affected at some point in our lives. Back pain can occur due to damage to the bones, ligaments or muscles of the spine.
Almost everyone has suffered from foot pain at some point in his or her life. A poll conducted by the American Podiatric Medical Association found that more than half of all Americans had missed a day of work because of foot problems.
Wrist, elbow & shoulder braces generally immobilize or limit the amount of movement the joint it covers to protect or encourage healing of the bones, tendons or ligaments.
Your knee is one of the most flexible joints in the body. It allows the leg to bend and flex through around 145 degrees in total. Because of this large amount of flexibility the knee is prone to injury. Orthoworx O&P is a Certified CTi Knee Brace Expertise Centre.
Ankle braces immobilize or limit the amount of movement the ankle joint has to protect or encourage healing of the bones, tendons or ligaments.
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