Upper limb lower limb and spinal orthotics

Manchester Orthotics provides a comprehensive orthotic service covering all areas of the body. Our experienced HCPC and BAPO registered orthotist’s have a vast array of knowledge in upper limb, lower limb and spinal orthotics. Our orthotists are not restricted by which supplier or manufacturer they can use. This gives them the freedom to select the most suitable orthotic to achieve the best clinical outcome. Manchester Orthotics have a range of assessment tools including scanners, pressure plates, plaster casting and video analysis ensure all our orthotics are effective and comfortable.

Upper limb orthotics

We can assess and provide off the shelf or custom upper limb orthotics for a wide range of different conditions. Upper limb splints are commonly used for conditions such as:

  • Carpal tunnel Syndrome
  • Tennis/ golfers elbow
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Nerve palsy
  • Repetitive strain
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Neurological issues

They can also be used to manage spasticity, maintain a stretch, reduce pain, improve function or support a weak/ flail arm.

Lower limb orthotics

We can assess and provide of the shelf or custom lower limb orthotics. The lower limb orthotics can be used to assist a weakness, stabilise a joint, maintain a muscle stretch, offload high pressure areas and offer protection to a body part. There are thousands of different lower limb orthotic devices. Our orthotists will ensure that after a thorough assessment the most appropriate orthotic device is chosen and fitted.

Spinal orthotics

Manchester Orthotics provide off the shelf and custom spinal orthotics. Spinal orthotics can be use to support the spine for common conditions such as:

  • Back pain
  • Degenerative arthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Herniated discs

Spinal orthotics can also be used to:

  • Realign the spine (scoliosis treatment)
  • Immobilising the spine after trauma or injury
  • Help improve posture

To arrange an appointment call Manchester Orthotics now on 0161 883 0355, or email us at office@manchesterorthotics.co.uk

What we treat

Manchester Orthotics provide orthoses to a wide range of individuals with a huge variety of conditions.

Types of orthotic

We are unique in the fact that as we are independent we can provide orthotics from all orthotics manufacturers.

What is an orthotic?

An orthotic is an orthopedic device that supports or corrects the function of a limb or the torso.

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