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Achilles Tendinitis

Achilles Tendinitis

This orthosis designed to treat Achilles Tendinitis limits heel eversion to minimize internal rotation of the tendon, and decrease tension on the tendon.

The Achilles Tendinitis device has a milled polypropylene shell with the following prescription:

  • Heel cup – 14mm
  • Width – wide
  • Cast fill – standard
  • Medial heel skive – 4mm
  • Rearfoot post material – polypropylene
  • Rearfoot post motion – 0/0
  • Topcover – black EVA to toes
  • Heel lift – 3mm

Our Pathology Specific Orthoses are listed in Part A of our prescription form with full descriptions of the prescriptions on the reverse side. These evidence-based prescriptions can be modified to meet specific patient needs.

To learn more about the Achilles Tendinitis Pathology, click here.

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