HT-AFO Softy

Hinged PF block, DF free, Softy Liner

Recommended for:

  • Excess Plantarflexion/Toe Walking: Strong
  • Knee Hyperextension: Strong

Features

  • Custom fabricated (from cast)
  • Proximal posterior - blocks plantarflexion and provides additional medial/lateral stability
  • Streamlined and sturdy hinged ankle control
  • Full wrap-around shell - for flexible control of foot position and alignment
  • Defined plantar surface contours
  • Softy Liner - made of foam provides more comfortable control of feet that are difficult to align or have sensitive boney prominences
  • Other liner materials are available - including Polyethylene, Co-poly, and OP Flex

Indications

  • For patients who have strong habits of plantarflexion which results in moderate to strong toe walking with significant heel rise.
  • For patients who require a tall proximal upright in order to control hyperextension of the knee.
  • For patients who have difficult-to-correct feet or feet with sensitive boney prominences.
  • For patients who have excessive pronation or supination.