Flat feet is the result of the arches in the feet collapsing; its often referred to as fallen arches.
Your child's foot will make a very flat footprint (see image) You can see this for yourself if your child's feet are wet and they quickly walk on concrete. Flat feet can make walking and running difficult and can lead to more serious ankle knee hip and lower pack pain.
pronation is linked to flatfeet
Note: A trained '2ft Orthotics' technician will ensure the child's orthotics are not over correcting or under correcting. It is important that the Orthotics are adjusted every 6 months.
Custom fitted Orthotics to reshape and realign the arches of the feet. The 2ft Orthotics utilises a proprietary design and material technology that functions together to cause muscle resistance (builds foot muscle strength).
The good news is that flat feet in children, in 90% of cases, can be corrected over a 24 to 36 month period in the vast majority of cases using a custom 2ft orthotic.
Since 1995 over 10,000 children have enjoyed comfort and correction.
4 to 12 years old is the optimal time for correction. After 12 years old correction takes more time.
Your Child's Flat Feet Program