Not all the insoles are the same nor do they work for the same thing: the templates that you buy in the supermarket or in a shoe store do not act on the problems of your feet. Therefore, Clinical Podiatric Estévez It explains the advantages of using custom templates. If you have any foot ailment, this interests you.
Differences between generic templates and custom templates
A generic template It is the one that is bought in a sports shop, shoe store, supermarket or pharmacy. They are standard, are manufactured in series and do not have the measure of your foot. They are not adapted to your footprint, therefore, probably the only thing they give you is cushioning.
The custom templates Yes, they adapt to your feet, and are designed to solve specific problems of the patient's feet. Within custom templates, there are two types:
-The corrective templates, which are used to correct bone structure, especially during growth, that is, in children
-The palliative templates, designed to improve some pathology, such as metatarsalgia, fasciitis, bunions or spurs
Benefits of using custom templates
Before making them, the patient is performed a biomechanical study of the tread. So the podiatrist knows how you step, where you support, what is failing. Once the study is done, a sole of the foot, therefore, those templates are fully adapted to you and solve your problems better.
In the Estévez Podiatric Clinic they have computer equipment for the study of foot, gait and biomechanical pressures of the treadmill, with external cameras for a better postural assessment. Put yourself in your hands if you think you need custom templates. They will study your feet and give you the best solutions to your problems.
The Estévez Podiatric Clinic is based in La Mar street, 10, in Dénia, and also in Benidorm. They treat patients of all ages and characteristics: children, adults, risk groups such as diabetics or rheumatics, as well as athletes or professionals who spend much of their time standing. For any questions or queries, contact them on the phone 617 466 747. And take care of the health of your feet.