Upstep Comfo Custom Orthotics & Insoles
We follow and evaluate every piece of medical research available on the foot and lower limbs and apply it to our orthotics and advice.
Making great custom orthotics means keeping up to date on research and advances in orthopedic medicine. Here is some work we've read recently:
This research used 77 subjects with actual heel pain to show that custom-made foot orthotics or custom foot orthotics outperformed pre-fabricated insoles at reducing pain.Read More »
The feet’s ability to cope with the repetitive loads placed on it throughout our lives is nothing short of miraculous. One of the primary structures responsible for this are the plantar soft tissues.Read More »
Custom orthotics led to a significant decrease in knee pain with an improvement in symptoms after six weeks of orthotic use.Read More »
Gender does make a difference to foot mechanics
This study found significant differences between the amount of arch lowering in men and women.Read More »