Footwear Modifications Perth, WA
Modifications to your existing footwear that provide the fit and support you require.
Here at Perth Surgical Shoemakers, we use various orthopaedic modification techniques to make almost any type and style of footwear more comfortable and supportive. We can modify your existing footwear so they provide the fit, support, and gait correction you require.
If you are looking for fashionable, orthotic-friendly footwear to have modified, visit our Wembley Shoes store where you can find a wide range of comfortable, stylish, and practical ready-made shoes suitable for modification.
Our Certified Pedorthist and highly skilled Surgical Shoemakers perform all modifications on our premises. We can accommodate all types of internal and external shoe modifications, including:
- Foot arch support
- Heel raise inserts
- Full sole shoe lifts
- Metatarsal foot support
- MBT rocker soles for frozen ankle
The table provides a detailed breakdown of orthotic conditions requiring foot support inserts and how shoe alterations will help:
|Modification||Foot, Ankle, Leg Condition|
|Balanced or Heel Only Raises
Our orthotic shoe alterations assist many orthopaedic conditions, including:
|Sole and/or Heel Wedges||
Many orthopaedic surgeons advise patients with frozen ankle to get MBT rocker soles. MBT rocker soles for frozen ankle assist by
|Ferrules||To accommodate Aluminium callipers stirrups (AFOs)|
|T-Straps||For ankle support with callipers (AFOs)|
|Fold Back Velcro Fastenings||
Custom Heel Grips
|Stretching & Bunion Stretching||To accommodate deformities and foot size complications|
|Metatarsal Bars||To decrease pressure on the balls of the feet and offer metatarsal foot support|
|Lightweight Sole Units||To lighten heavier footwear|
|Bubble Patches||To accommodate clawed toes, bunions, etc|
|Sole Widening||For wide feet|
|Mid-Sole Widening||For diabetic (Charcot) foot|
|Lowering of Heel Counters||For low malleolus or ease of donning|
|Narrowing Heel Counters||For narrow heels|
|Stiffening Heel Counters||For extra ankle support|
|Stiffening Shanks||For extra mid-foot support|
|Lengthening of Velcro Straps||Swollen or High arched foot/feet|
Shoe Modifications can relieve pain and enhance the quality of your life.
Contact Perth Surgical Shoemakers today to discuss your Footwear Modification requirements. Our Certified Pedorthist and Surgical Shoemakers will assess your needs and modify your shoes for a perfect fit.