Orthotics is asupport, or splint used to support, align, prevent, or correct the function ofmovable parts of the body when they are fractured or misaligned due toaccidental injuries.
For example, ashoe insert is an orthotics which is intended to correct an abnormal orirregular walking pattern, by, altering slightly the orthotics in Brampton includesneck braces, lumbosacral supports, knee braces, and wrist supports.
“Orthotic devicecan be: - rigid, semi-soft, soft” in textures.
Also there aretwo categories of orthotics in general:-
- FunctionalOrthotics- which is specifically designed to support abnormalbiomechanics, correct various foot deformities and support function and henceimproves function of the body part.
- AccommodativeOrthotics- These are orthotics which helps in pain relieve by meansof external splints.
Physiotherapyfor sciatic pain:-
A sharp pain or a dull ache and can beaccompanied by a tingling, numbness, or burning sensation. You also may feel weakness,pain or tingling in your pelvis and upper leg a condition known as sciatica,which is caused due to inflammation of sciatic nerve which is the longest nerve.resulting in pain in hips, buttocks, thighs,calves and feet’s as well.
Causes of sciatica:-
- Bulgedor herniated disc
Ways to deal with back pain or sciatica:-
- Maintaining a healthylife style and control your weight.
- Exercising daily orwalking
- Maintaining a properposture while sitting for work
- Avoid long sittinghours
- Avoid wearing heels oruncomfortable foot wares.
- Avoid lifting weightsor doing heavy work in which back movements are involved.
Treatmenttechniques - Spinal manipulation technique and spinal mobilisation technique isalso helpful in sciatica pain treatment Brampton.
Physiotherapy is also helpful in relieving stress by means of massage,chiropractorand also helps in maintaining posture correction.