Paragon Orthotic Laboratory | Heel Stabilizers and Gait Plates
Hand crafting quality prescription orthoses for over thirty five years.
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Heel Stabilizers and Gait Plates

Heel stabilizers provide functional rearfoot control for children under three.

CONTROL

Firm

MATERIALS

High density polyethylene

POSTING

Extrinsic or intrinsic rearfoot

BIOMECHANICAL INDICATIONS

OUT-toe gait:
Use the out-toe gait plate to promote out-toeing. It has a lateral edge extending to the metatarsal heads with the first and second metatarsal areas cut out.
IN-toe gait:
Prescribe the in-toe gait plate to promote in-toeing. It has a medial edge extending to the metatarsal heads with the fourth and fifth metatarsal areas cut out.