Products and Services
The field of orthotics covers any device (support, brace or splint) used to support, align, prevent, or correct the function of movable parts of the body. The most common types of orthotics dispensed at Summit include: custom and non-custom knee braces for sports related injuries and osteoarthritis, post-operative (knee, hip, spinal and shoulder) braces, custom and prefabricated spinal braces, fracture braces, custom foot orthotics, shoe modifications, static progressive stretching splints, and Charcot Restraint Orthotic Walker Boots.
Services and Products provided:
- Custom braces and foot orthotics – Ankle, Foot, Elbow, Hand, Wrist, Knee, Spine, Shoulder
- Prefabricated and Off the Shelf braces
- Walkers, crutches and canes for use after surgery
We asked Amanda Feeney, DPT, OCS, a physical therapist at Summit Orthopedics, for her insights on how to create an ergonomic home office that’s friendly on your joints.
We connected with Dr. Andrew Thomas just before he left for New York a few weeks ago to serve COVID-19 patients. We are tremendously thankful for the sacrifice of Dr. Thomas, as well as that of frontline healthcare workers across the country.
Are your first few steps in the morning stiff and painful? We talked with Foot and Ankle surgeon Michael Castro, D.O., and learned his go-to exercise to help put a stop to start-up calf pain in the morning.