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piedro for flat feet

(6 Posts)
Adamlathamsmith Tue 05-Jan-16 22:07:23

can piedro boots be use for flat feet with arch insole

PolterGoose Wed 06-Jan-16 07:20:31

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

Adamlathamsmith Wed 06-Jan-16 08:13:09

i have asked them but they won't give any so i be look to get them privet

hazeyjane Wed 06-Jan-16 13:49:15

The reason why they may not give them, could be something like the fact that they provide too much support, so don't allow the muscles to strengthen - in which case, wearing them could be detrimental to the wearer.

Has the orthotist advised what would be a good shoe to wear with the insoles?

When ds had small insoles, we were advised to get something like a Piedro, but softer and with less support - so something like a Kicker is a good style.

Now he has splints, and it is advised to have a shoe/trainer with little support, as the the splints provide the support.

Adamlathamsmith Wed 06-Jan-16 14:15:13

the one that i am getting are rehabilitation stiffens but how strong are they

Adamlathamsmith Mon 11-Apr-16 15:07:28

i have try piedro Rehabilitation boots but were there there are to low on the ankle line to give me the full support that i need also i feeling even more support is need then Rehabilitation stiffens so i am now going to get the high stability boots
i am going on holiday soon to disney world florida and will order then then as i can't get them in uk will there be to ok in the hot heat etc in florida

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