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... I've been in a series of orthotics for 15 years, Ritchie braces for 5 years, and for the last year, I've worn Arizona braces on both feet. I have flat feet with PTTD that has progressed over the years. My left foot is worse, and that is the one I will be having surgery on in a month. ... (10 replies)
... I'm in a similar situation. I don't have PTTD but I have extremely flat feet due to a few different factors including misaligned heels and over pronation. ... (10 replies)
... As I mentioned before once you put them on you are pretty much in them for the day. Taking them on and off is problematic due to the time involved with lacing them up. ... (5 replies)

... He says everything is looking good with the braces an I shouldn't need to follow up with him unless I am having a problem. ... (5 replies)
... Yesterday was not such a great day for my feet. I was not able to wear the braces to work. I tried but they simply would not fit in the work boots that I have been issued. ... (5 replies)
... reading on here and getting info.. it was my bible for the past year while waiting for surgery. Print off the sticky above, the tips are really essential. If you can rent a knee scooter, I would really recommend it.... ... (12 replies)
... Hi all, I've been lurking here for a few months now, taking in as much as I can. I've been dealing with foot pain for nearly two years now and am finally looking at having surgery to alleviate the pain. ... (12 replies)
... I hope this is not a set back. I have been pleased with the performance of the braces so far. ... (5 replies)
... I took the braces off after 4 hours per recommendations although I was not having any problems. I didn't want to over do it. ... (5 replies)
... Okay. I just called the Orthotist's office and confirmed that my Arizona Braces have arrived. ... (10 replies)
... oot but I think I am detecting twinges in the left one now which is scary. It must be tough to deal with when you have two flat feet with arthritis! I hope the braces work well for you and if you remember please do let me know how it goes. ... (10 replies)
... I expect to wear them all the time (except showering, etc.). I'll see when I actually get them, but that is what was recommended. The standard model brace with boot hooks toward the top of the brace. They let you lace up the boot without having to thread the laces through all the eyelets. Mine are going to cost just over $2K. Insurance covers most of mine. I have a... (10 replies)
... Thanks, Tall Oak. Do you expect to wear the braces in the house as well as outside? ... (10 replies)
... is a big commitment. He wanted me to feel like I had done EVERYTHING possible before going through with it. I do know that many people buy time by wearing custom braces all the time. But for me, I still have kids at home and I wanted to get fully functional again so I can do family vacations and hikes. ... (14 replies)
... Went to see a foot guru in NYC and he said that I am not a candidate for PTTD surgery because of the hypermobility in my ankle. ... (5 replies)
Ankle Braces
Apr 25, 2010
... I wore an Arizona Brace for 2 years before I had my surgery for PTTD. It helped a lot. I had to buy 2 pairs of shoes though as it raised my shoe size a half a size. I had to wear "Amish" style shoes with a bigger toe box. ... (5 replies)
... Not terrible but always there and sometimes pretty bad. I had a heck of a time finding steeltoed boots for work but finnaly did. I also wear the braces for at least 9 hrs a day. I wish i would have known ahead how hot they are, not that it would do any good but just a fore warning. ... (7 replies)
... I have been out of my leg ankle braces for 6 days now and doing pretty well. Still have ankle pain but is not worse and getting stonger. I attempted to walk across the mall where I worked. ... (5 replies)
... and also place a titanium implant in for support in each foot. ... (5 replies)
... I had my right peroneal and right ligament repaired in December and my left two weeks ago. In May, I started getting PTTD problems. ... (4 replies)


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