Foot & Ankle Braces in Waxahachie, Corsicana & Ennis, TX
Foot And Ankle Braces in Waxahachie, Ennis, and Corsicana
Family Foot & Ankle Centers is proud to offer some of the finest foot and ankle braces available. We offer both prescription and custom-molded foot and ankle braces in our Waxahachie, Ennis and Corsicana locations. We still perform a complete biomechanical exam of your feet and legs, unlike many doctors. The material for our braces is state of the art and the technology for the newest available. Most of our braces have a hybrid design made with pressure-sensitive materials to absorb shock and offer stability to your foot and ankle. Our braces are made to wear on both a temporary, or if needed, a permanent basis.
Before we create your custom-molded foot brace or ankle brace, you will see one of our expert podiatrists for an evaluation. This evaluation will determine which device is appropriate for your foot or ankle condition. Once we agree upon the best treatment for your needs, we’ll take an impression of your foot and/or ankle to create a brace that’s perfect for your needs.
Available Ankle Braces, Foot Braces, and Fracture Boots
Cam Walker Fracture Boot
This walking boot is used to protect broken bones or tendons in the leg, foot or ankle. It is also commonly used after a surgery on the ankle, Achilles tendon, and even some bunion surgeries. The boot has a rocker bottom made of hard rubber that allows a gradual walking process without pressure on the foot. It has a pump that can fill air bladders inside to improve fit and decrease swelling. Fracture boots can be tall to the knee or shorter to just above the ankle.
This walking boot metal reinforced uprights that provide protection and support to the ankle and foot. Deluxe foam liner cushions act as a cushion between the boot and the patient’s skin.
Lace-up Ankle Brace
Lace-up braces have been extremely popular for ankle support during sports such as basketball and football. These braces are very supportive and can be made to be very comfortable. We usually add a speed lace system for patient convenience. This brace or modification of this brace is great for ankle sprains, weak ankles, tendonitis and more.
Stirrup Ankle Brace
This brace has been revised for customization to support the ankle. Adjustable air bladders made of gel offer support and can be frozen to decrease inflammation. One can adjust the stirrups by adding metal or plastic strips to increase rigidity for greater ankle control. A hinge can be added to increase comfort and function. Most commonly used for ankle sprains, ankle capsulitis, and support during injury recovery.
Plantar Fasciitis Strap
This strap has improved over the years and consists of a stirrup that runs under the heel and attaches to an ankle support. This strap helps to support the plantar fascia ligament throughout the day. This eases pain and increases the rate of healing.
Plantar Fasciitis Night Splint
This splint is one of the most popular therapies for plantar fasciitis and Achilles tendonitis. This brace is worn while sleeping or sitting and places a gentle stretch on the Achillies tendon. This stretches the plantar fascia and increases healing. It can be adjusted to hold the foot at different degrees as healing progresses.
Richie Brace Ankle Foot Orthotic (AFO)
This is a a custom ankle brace designed to treat drop foot, tendonitis, ankle sprains and other causes of foot and ankle pain. The customization that is available with this brace is revolutionary. Many of our patients have have been able to return to an active lifestyle after being placed into a Richie Brace.
This brace is lightweight with a low profile that allows for a better shoe fit. It allows for restoration of movement and may be used for a few months or permanently. This brace is custom made and will only fit you. A plaster cast is made of your leg, ankle and foot. The brace is then constructed around plaster cast of your leg. This is how the brace can be so precise and work so well.
The Dynamic Assist Ankle Brace
This is a very popular custom brace for patients with drop foot. Our patients prefer this brace over any other on the market. It is lightweight and the amount of assist is variable to help lift the foot. It is a great custom brace.
Call to Learn More About Foot & Ankle Braces Available in Waxahachie, Ennis and Corsicana Today!
To get started on your custom brace, schedule an appointment today by calling us at 972-597-4132 or by clicking here to use our convenient online form. During your appointment, our team will be happy to answer all your questions about our treatments, our office, our flexible payment options, and anything else you may want to know about us! Call today – we can’t wait to help you live your life pain-free!
As the premier podiatry centers in Waxahachie, Corsicana and Ennis, TX, our foot doctors and team at Family Foot & Ankle Centers also provide 5-star podiatry care to patients in our surrounding areas. We proudly serve patients in Navarro and Ellis counties and surrounding areas including Red Oak, Midlothian, Desoto, Cedar Hill, Lancaster, Duncanville, Arlington and Mansfield. The Foot Specialists at Family Foot & Ankle Centers are improving lives one foot at a time.