Category: Orthotics

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orthotics for arthritis

Managing Back Pain From Arthritis With Orthotics

If you suffer from arthritis-related back pain, your doctor may encourage you to consider orthotics. Back braces, shoe inserts, and neck collars have been shown to successfully alleviate this type of pain. Because arthritis causes pain, stiffness, and swelling of the joints, it can often affect the ... Read More

foot orthotics, ankle braces

Clinician Spotlight: Meet Dr. Robert D. Martin

Dr. Robert D. Martin is passionate about restoring his patients’ lives through foot and ankle surgery. Horton’s Orthotics & Prosthetics is proud to share Dr. Martin’s Clinician Spotlight to offer a closer glimpse into his incredible work. Dr. Martin has a simple and admirable way of measuring ... Read More

back brace for pars fracture, back brace for sports injury

The Best Way to Brace a Back Fracture From a Sports Injury

A back brace can provide the stability your body needs to recover from a sports injury that affects your spine. Researching back fracture treatment options that are available in Arkansas can help you choose best back brace. Back fractures are a common type of sports injury that can cause pain and ... Read More

What causes foot drop and how can ankle foot orthotics address the issue? Horton Orthotics & Prosthetics explains.

How AFOs Treat Your Foot Drop Symptoms

Not being able to lift your foot properly can severely limit your mobility. Ankle foot orthotics for foot drop can help improve your quality of life. An ankle foot orthosis (AFO) helps people coping with various foot and ankle problems, including the condition known as foot ... Read More

custom-made orthotics in Arkansas

Off-the-Shelf vs. Custom Orthotics

If you have a serious condition or chronic pain, an off-the-shelf orthotic device may not be right for you. Talk to your doctor about custom-made orthotics and take advantage of their long-term benefits. A stiff back, uncooperative knee, tired leg, or sore foot are all issues that the right orthotic ... Read More

technology used in orthotics

The Cool Things That Happen in an Orthotics Lab

The orthotics lab at Horton’s Orthotics & Prosthetics is always evolving to keep up with the latest technology and develop our own new ideas. Custom orthotics fill a great need for people who suffer from mobility-limiting injuries and diseases, but much of the incredible work found in the field ... Read More