SHOE RECOMMENDATIONS: For adults with AFO’s,we recommend any of the shoes in ourExtra-Extra Depth Shoes. Our best sellers include Drew Shoes with the Plus Fitting System. For children with AFOs,we recommend the Answer2 Children’s Shoes .
People also ask
What are AFO brace shoes?
Shop AFO brace shoes with us today! Ankle-Foot Orthosis (AFO): A brace (usually plastic) worn on the lower leg and foot to support the ankle, hold the foot and ankle in the correct position and correct foot-drop or other biomechanical problems with the foot.
What shoes should I wear with AFOs or splints?
Here are our top tips for buying shoes to wear with AFOs or splints. 1. The heel is low, but not too flat A high heel or completely flat sole can change how an AFO works. This can be bad for your feet and affect your walking. Look for a shoe with low heel height.
What brands do you offer for orthotics and AFOs?
Our best-selling brands include Drew Shoes with the plus-fitting system, Orthofeet, and Darco, among others. We also offer a line of shoes for children by Answer2 that accommodate AFOs. These state-of-the-art shoes are designed to work with custom orthotics, AFOs, KAGOs and internal modifications as well with three layers of removable inserts.
What is the best foot brace for drop foot?
VERSATILE: This soft Dorsiflexion Foot Drop brace is one size fits most, (up to 12 inch ankle or foot circumference) can be worn on right or left foot is unisex COMFORT: Made of soft and lightweight material which makes this brace for drop foot ideal for all day or night wear. 2.