Supination is medical term for HIGH ARCHES in the feet. This condition can cause
pain over the ball of the foot, ankle strain, aching legs and pain over the ball
of the foot, especially on the outside of the foot. Also excessive wear can normally
be seen along the outer edge and back of the heels of shoes. This condition is hereditary
and is thought to effect about 4% of the population. Another problem associated with
high arches is over time they can fall if not supported, causing fallen arches of
Certainly the first line of defence for this condition is good supporting shoes which
have a toe box and a low heel. Useful treatments for painful high arches are anti-inflammatory
medications such as aspirin and Ibuprofen gel/tablets. Cold ice-pack compresses can
be useful in reducing any swelling with stretching exercises and massage both being
In conjunction to these treatments, netral posted orthotics such as the FootSupports™
range or the heat mouldable SOLE™ footbed orthotics are the most effective means
of treating this condition. They are designed to spread the load more evenly, distributing
the bodies weight over the ball of the foot and along the arch.
DFO FootSupports Orthotics Full Length Custom Support
The DFO Heat Custom Supports Orthotic offer a personalised custom fit. Theywork
by maintaining and supporting the arch, whilst the heat to fit properties allows
the insole to mould exactly to the shape of the foot. This in turn stops the foot
having to compensate for any abnormalities - These unique features produces a device
which was previously only been achievable with costly prescription custom made Orthotics.
• The heat mouldable feature makes these orthotics suitable for the treatment of
over pronating and supinating feet. • The deep heel cup controls the position and
stability of the foot. • Relieves pain & soreness from flat feet, bunions, back and
knee pain, and plantar fasciitis. • These Full Length Orthotics are designed for shoes,
trainers and boots which feature removable insoles. Please note that they can be
trimmed with scissors to fit the shoe, should they be too long.
• The top cover is constructed from brushed nylon with a soft, cushioning 2mm Durapontex
layer which makes this orthotic very comfortable to wear.
• Offers a personalized, custom fit and genuine comfort all day long.
• The orthotics feature an overall 3.2mm forefoot cushion forefoot.
• If your DFO Custom FootSupports aren't the best fitting insoles you've ever tried,
return them within 30 days for a full refund.