An Ankle Foot Orthotic (AFO) is any gadget that encases the lower leg and foot however doesn’t stretch out over the knee. Carbon fiber AFO supports are utilized to keep your foot from dropping because of lacking dorsiflexion. This can happen as a result of a few hereditary or ailments.
A Knee Ankle Foot Orthotic (KAFO) is an orthotic gadget that stretches out from over the knee and incorporates the lower leg and foot. It is utilized to control the knee joint just as the lower leg and foot.
A considerable lot of these leg supports are made of carbon fiber by makers and afterward fit in our facility, regularly with extra uniquely created parts, carbon fiber prosthetic leg, or even custom examples or plans to make them look satisfying.
CONDITIONS THAT REQUIRE LEG BRACES
There are numerous conditions that profit with and reasons that you may require carbon fiber AFOs. They can be utilized to treat wounds, hereditary illnesses and can be essential for recovery after an ailment. The absolute most regular conditions that are treated with carbon fiber supports include:
- Peripheral/Peroneal Neuropathy
- Cerebral Palsy
- Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
- Charcot-Marie-Tooth (CMT)
- Musculoskeletal Disorders
- Drop Foot
THE CARBON FIBER AFO ADVANTAGE
For what reason do we propose carbon-fiber prosthetic leg supports? One of the fundamental reasons is that they are a large portion of the heaviness of conventional materials. For some patients, this has a colossal effect on their capacity to go about everyday undertakings.
Studies have likewise discovered that carbon fiber assists with putting away energy from development, making a spring-like activity, making positive progress that much more straightforward. This is particularly useful for those with “drop foot.” The lower leg muscle even gains bulk from improved capacity in certain patients.
There are numerous benefits to carbon fiber AFO and KAFO support.
- Better Flexibility
- Increased Strength
- More Durability
- Energy Storage
CUSTOM CARBON FIBER LEG BRACES and BRANDS
Manufacturers make most carbon fiber orthotic supports, and afterward, we custom manufacture extra pieces to make the right fit and capacity for our patients. The leg supports are held set up unexpectedly, contingent upon the support type and the condition being dealt with. We will suggest the best answer for every tolerant person.
We offer free changes and fittings at our center until your support fits perfectly. We likewise give marks that are industry pioneers with regards to carbon fiber supporting arrangements.
- Bio-Mechanical Composite (PHAT Braces)
- Kinetic Research
THE IMPORTANCE OF A GOOD FITTING SOCKET
After some time, the appendage around your prosthesis may usually fade, making the attachment quit fitting accurately. An inadequately fitting attachment can cause skin rankles and ulcers, influence your equilibrium and capacity to walk well, and may likewise make you fall. Lingering appendage torment may likewise create as the aftereffect of an evil fitting attachment. On the off chance that your AK prosthesis begins to damage or you feel that it no longer fits effectively, plan a meeting with your supplier for a change.