The Metatarsal/Sulcus Pads are a surface addition that can be applied to most pre-fabricated and custom-made foot orthoses. These inserts are ideal for offloading pressure from specific sites on the foot, particularly in the case of calluses, corns and ulcers.
The Metatarsal/Sulcus Pads are supplied in a pair.
Who Can Benefit from the Metatarsal/Sulcus Pads?
The Metatarsal/Sulcus pads are suitable for the following uses:
- Offloading of site-specific metatarsal heads
- Offloading plantar calluses, corns and ulcers
- Plantar plate dysfunction
Features and Benefits of the Metatarsal/Sulcus Pads
- Metatarsal dome with forefoot extension
- Available in EVA with MicroGrip and PU Gel with self-adhesive
- Forefoot extension easily trimmed to offload specific areas
- Compatible with all TalarMade foot orthoses
Foot Orthosis Additions from TalarMade
TalarMade have developed a unique range of surface additions to customise pre-fabricated and custom-made foot orthoses. These allow the plantar surface of any orthosis or shoe to be modified immediately in clinic in order to improve the function and effectiveness of treatment without the need for a workshop or tools.
Available Versions of the Metatarsal/Sulcus Pads
The Metatarsal Sulcus Pads are available in EVA (Ethylene-vinyl acetate) with a MicroGrip backing, or PU (polyurethane) with a self-adhesive backing.
MicroGrip fastening - Developed by TalarMade, MicroGrip has multiple short hooks which lock into the microfibre top cover of the insole.
MicroGrip allows TalarMade additions to be securely and immediately fastened to the majority of TalarMade's micofibre covered foot orthoses range.
MicroGrip allows pads to be easily removed and reapplied, to ensure the optimum position and functionality of the surface addition without slippage.
Self-adhesive fastening - All of the TalarMade surface additions are also available with a self-adhesive option allowing them to be applied to footwear, vinyls, leather, foams, EVA, composites and thermoplastics.
Sizing of the Metatarsal/Sulcus Pads
The Metatarsal/Sulcus Pads are available in two different sizes. Please see the table below for details.
|Size ||Dimensions (mm) |
|Small ||70 × 60 × 7mm |
|Large ||77 × 68 × 9mm |