Ottobock Ankle Foot Orthosis
The Ottobock Ankle Foot Orthosis is for drop foot with no more than mild spasticity e.g. after a stroke, traumatic brain injury, in multiple sclerosis, neural muscle atrophy, peroneal palsy et cetera.
Who Can Benefit From The Ottobock Ankle Foot Orthosis?
The Ottobock Ankle Foot Orthosis is suitable for mild foot drop caused by:
- Brain trauma
- Multiple sclerosis (MS)
- Neural muscle atrophy
- Peroneal palsy
The Ottobock Ankle Foot Orthosis is especially appropriate if your problems are of a temporary character or if you only walk short distances. It lifts the foot during swing phase and prevents foot slap at initial contact.
Features and Benefits of the Ottobock Ankle Foot Orthosis
Despite being incredibly durable, the Ottobock Ankle Foot Orthosis is very lightweight, meaning it can easily fit into your shoe without adding any extra or unnecessary weight to your leg. The long lever arm makes it incredibly comfortable, and the additional calf and tibia padding makes it even more comfortable.
The Ottobock Ankle Foot Orthosis is available in a variety of sizes to suit you and comes in specific versions for left and right feet, so you can be sure you're getting the exact support you and your foot needs.
Sizing of the Ottobock Ankle Foot Orthosis
The Ottobock AFO is available in 5 different sizes. For more information please consult the table below.
|Shoe Sizes (EU) ||Shoe Size (UK) ||Height |
|35-37 ||2.5 - 4 ||29cm (11.4 inches) |
|37-39 ||4 - 6 ||31.5cm (12.4 inches) |
|39-41 ||6 - 7.5 ||34.5cm (13.6 inches) |
|41-44 ||7.5 - 9.5 ||39cm (15.4 inches) |
|44-47 ||9.5 - 12 ||41.5cm (16.3 inches) |
If you fall on a sizing boundary, we would suggest that you choose the larger size for greater comfort.