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LER Featured Products

August 2012

New Injinji Toesocks

Injinji offers two new performance socks. Performance Midweight Toesocks, Injinji’s most padded toesock, are engineered for sensitive feet and individuals who prefer maximum cushioning. The padded toesocks offer light compression for a snug fit and a honeycomb design for optimal … Continue reading

August 2012

AFO-Footwear Combo Device

Buffalo Brace and Jerry Miller Shoes introduce an ankle foot orthosis built right into a custom-molded shoe. The AFO component features a padded collar, thermal molded polypro­pylene frame, and custom removable inserts. The shoe component features include an elongated opening, … Continue reading

August 2012

Milsport Heel Rest

Milsport Medical offers its Heel Rest, an ergonomic offloading open wound cavity device for heel pressure ulcers. The ergonomic calf pad fits the contours of the lower leg to completely float the heel and reduce pressure points. The Air-O-Tech low … Continue reading

August 2012

pedCAT Imaging System

Foot and ankle specialists can now get a 3D, physiological weight-bearing image with the pedCAT diagnostic imaging device from CurveBeam. The compact pedCAT system uses cone beam computed tomography to produce undistorted, unobstructed images of the foot and ankle. It … Continue reading

August 2012

littleSteps Gait Plate

Introducing the littleSteps Gait Plate for children, a semirigid prefabricated orthosis designed to limit in-toeing gait caused by rotational deformities of the lower limb and to address any associated overpronation. The semirigid shell extends laterally beyond the fourth and fifth … Continue reading

August 2012

Alice Alan Fall Collection

Alice Alan Shoes’ Fall Collection is designed to bring together comfort, style, and fit in ready-to-wear women’s dress shoes that feature a removable orthotic to minimize the stress of wearing heels. Handcrafted in New York City, each pair is made … Continue reading

August 2012

G Brace Gauntlet

Kevin Orthotics announces the release of the Free Motion G Brace (G200) AFO. The custom-molded leather gauntlet orthosis is designed to stabilize the subtalar, talocalcaneal, and midtarsal joints. The absence of a vamp facilitates fitting into patients’ shoes. The articulating … Continue reading

August 2012

Boost Compression Socks

Total Vein Systems, a Houston-based medical supply company, recently introduced Boost, its new line of Athletic Compression Therapy. Boost socks are designed to increase blood circulation and enhance oxygen delivery to working and recovering muscles to acceler­ate recuperation and reduce … Continue reading

July 2012

Premiere Ankle Braces

Townsend has redefined and expanded its line of custom Premier Ankle Braces to achieve mobility benefits for a wider range of patients. The Standard Premier Ankle Brace includes a tibia shell and ankle joints made from pre-preg carbon fiber with … Continue reading

July 2012

Roland Sandal

Oasis Footwear introduces the Roland, a fisherman-style sandal for men. The Roland is approved by PDAC (Medicare’s Pricing, Data Analysis, and Coding) and, when prescribed by a physician, its cost qualifies as a Part B benefit under the Therapeutic Shoe … Continue reading

July 2012

Advantage FS Air Walker

Elite Orthopaedics introduces the new short/low-top version of the Advantage FS Air Walker, designed for patients suffering from Grade 2 or 3 ankle sprains, stable foot and ankle fractures, or trauma. The  full circumferential shell and detachable softgood lining toe … Continue reading

July 2012

Keeping Pace Children’s Shoes

The 2012 shoe lines from KeepingPace integrate a wider, deeper heel and toe box for accommodating orthotic devices without being oversized. Designed with input from orthotists and therapeutic footwear designers, all styles offer three adjustable innersoles for a precise fit, … Continue reading

July 2012

Bionic Ankle For AK Users

iWalk announces the availability of its new Biom bionic lower limb system for above-knee amputees (Biom AK). The new Biom AK is an ankle system that that works with select microprocessor knees to restore natural motion through personalized bionic technology. … Continue reading

July 2012

Adventure Boots

Apis Footwear Company offers the AM5605 and AM5615 Adventure Boots as part of its Mt. Emey Therapeutic Line, suitable for athletic walking or simply improving patients’ general comfort. Designed to accommodate rather than correct, the Adventure Boots are genuine leather … Continue reading

July 2012

Walking Boot Covers

re:covers walking boot covers solve practical day-to-day issues such as brace wear and tear, skin scrapes, and snagging of compression hose. They also address patients’ very real cosmetic concerns with colors and patterns that disguise the walking boot and showcase … Continue reading

July 2012

Full-Length KidZerts

KidZerts has released a full-length version of its popular three-quarter length insole for kids. Like the three-quarter length version, the full-length insoles feature an ethyl vinyl acetate (EVA) sublayer that molds slowly to the plantar surface of the foot during … Continue reading

July 2012

Washable Carter Shoe

Dr. Comfort’s new Carter style shoe for men is a machine washable, double-depth diabetic shoe. Made of lightweight stretch Lycra with a two-way Velcro closure for extra flexibility, this shoe is designed to accommodate foot deformities such as bunions or … Continue reading

July 2012

Total Support Quartet Sandal

Spenco Medical Corporation introduces a new toe-post sandal style: the Total Support Quartet. The Quartet is designed with a sporty strap that secures the foot in the sandal and offloads pressure from the ball of the foot. The style offers … Continue reading

July 2012

Adult PTTD Orthotic

Earthwalk Orthotics offers the new Adult PTTD Orthotic. The orthosis is designed for healthy adults with such conditions as posterior tibial tendon dysfunction, tarsal coalition, severe pronation, midtarsal joint function limitations, and extreme plantar fasciitis. The design features a polypropylene … Continue reading

July 2012

Postoperative Socket System

The APOPPS (Adjustable Post-Operative Preparatory Prosthetic System) features volume reduction, medial and lateral compression, easy access to bandages, and early weightbearing when using a Universal Frame Outer Socket (UFOS). The three-part adjustable socket system provides postoperative, early, and preparatory prosthetic … Continue reading

June 2012

Sharp Shape COR Manager

As part of its ongoing efforts to integrate and advance its Automated Orthotic Manufacturing System, Sharp Shape is beta-testing a new product called COR Manager for managing and modeling cast-correction COR files, the company’s proprietary file format for foot orthotic … Continue reading

June 2012

Sigvaris Sleeve In New Colors

The Sigvaris Performance Sleeve is now available in two new colors: lime and orange. Part of the company’s line of sports compression products for competitive athletes, the Sigvaris Performance Sleeve provides 20 to 30 mmHg of graduated compression from ankle … Continue reading

June 2012

Mastercare Therapy Table

Mastercare offers the Mastercare-CN-AH6 heavy duty professional therapy table for sports teams and athletes. The table holds individuals up to 400 pounds in either prone or supine positions. It is equipped with a 3-in thick moving divided backrest with a … Continue reading

June 2012

Fashionable Brace Covers

The Learning Loft, manufacturer of the Fashions For Casts collection of decorative fabric covers for concealing a fiberglass cast, announces Brace Cover Fashions. Brace Cover Fashions are trendy, fashionable fabric covers worn over orthopedic braces to make healing more stylish. … Continue reading

June 2012

PowerKids Orthoses

Powerstep introduces PowerKids, affordable, easy-to-use prefabricated orthoses specifically designed for children. These functionally correct orthoses are designed to improve foot alignment, posture, and balance, control excess motion, and reduce muscle fatigue. Features include dual-layer construction for cushioning and shock absorption, … Continue reading