The term surgical appliances was the commonly used name of a department in most hospitals that has over time been changed to orthotic department.
For anyone involved with the Health Service, our company manufactures all custom-made items on the contract apart from fabrics.
For members of the public wishing to aquire these items privately, most of the range is listed below:
- Cervical collars
- Spinal bracing
- Wrist/Hand/Elbow orthotics
- Crutches etc.
These items are manufactured in a whole range of different materials and are all custom-made.
An Ankle Foot Orthosis (AFO) provides patients that experience a loss of sensation in lower limb with greater stability and improved gait. It is made from an individual cast.
A Knee-Ankle-Foot orthoses (KAFO) is an orthopaedic appliance that encompasses the foot, ankle, lower leg, knee and thigh. A KAFO provides the features of an AFO with the addition of proctection, correction and support of the knee joint. It is usually made from an individual cast but can be also made from detailed outline and measures.
Spinal Jackets are made in various materials from an individual plaster cast of the body.
This type of jacket is suitable for the long term wearer suffering from various back/spinal problems.
We manufacture a wide range of custom Orthotics. Should you have a requirement that is not specified please contact us directly to discuss your needs.
AFO’S – DAFO’S – KAFO’S
* DOUBLE ACTION WITH/WITHOUT STIRRUP
JOINTED ELBOW SPLINTS
SWEDISH DROP FOOT SPLINTS AND BOHLER IRONS.
THERMOPLASTIC COSMETIC KAFO
THERMOPLASTIC ANKLE JOINTED AFO