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Orthotics

Footwear plays a large role in the development as well as the prevention of foot and toe problems such as bunions, calluses and corns, and hammer, claw, and mallet toes. Shoes that don’t fit properly make these conditions worse and more painful. Orthotics are tools that help you reduce stress on a joint by shifting weight off of the joint.

Bon Secours In Motion provides affordable solutions for your orthotic needs. Orthotics are placed in the shoe to realign the lower limb and foot to its proper angle/position. This ensures proper foot function and helps relieve common biomechanical complaints, including pain. The orthotic is customized to meet the specific needs of each individual.

Common signs and symptoms that may benefit from orthotics include:

  • Abnormal shoe wear (one side of the sole wears out faster than the other)
  • Bunions
  • Chronic heel, knee, or low back pain
  • Flatfeet
  • Frequent ankle injuries
  • Gait abnormalities
  • Shin splints or pain
  • High arches

Diagnoses that can benefit from orthotics:

  • Plantar fasciitis
  • Achilles tendinitis
  • IT Band syndrome
  • Patella tendonitis
  • Patellofemoral pain syndrome
  • Shin splints

Bon Secours In Motion at Hampton Roads offers a variety of devices, including softer devices for those who cannot tolerate rigid devices and orthotics for athletes. We can provide devices that will fit into tight fitting shoes like cleats/track spikes for athletes with these problems.

You don’t always have to have a prescription for an orthotic evaluation, even though the prescription will lower your out-of-pocket expense. Prescriptions can be requested from a specialist, but your family doctor can also evaluate and prescribe this service. Some insurance plans provide coverage for orthotics. Check with the physical therapy clinic for more details.

Our Locations

In Motion at Boo Williams Sportsplex
Boo Williams Sportsplex
5 Armistead Pointe Parkway
Hampton, Virginia 23666
Phone: (757) 224-4601
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In Motion at Mary Immaculate
Bon Secours Mary Immaculate Hospital
Health Resource Center
2 Bernardine Drive
Newport News, VA 23602
Phone: (757) 886-6480
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In Motion at DePaul
Norfolk Fitness & Wellness Center
7300 Newport Ave., Ste. 300
Norfolk, VA 23505
Phone: (757) 217-0333
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In Motion at Harbour View
Bon Secours Health Center at Harbour View
Medical Arts Building
5838 Harbour View Blvd
Suffolk, VA 23435
Phone: (757) 673-5971
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In Motion at Downtown Suffolk
1417 North Main Street
Suffolk, VA 23434
Phone: (757) 934-3366
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In Motion at Town Center
Bon Secours Town Center
4677 Columbus St. Suite 201
Virginia Beach, VA 23462
Phone: (757) 463-2540
Fax: (757) 463-2554
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In Motion at Hilltop
1817 Laskin Rd., Suite 100
Virginia Beach, VA 23454
Phone: (757) 437-0471
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In Motion at Redmill
1253 Nimmo Parkway, Suite 105
Virginia Beach, VA 23456
Phone: (757) 943-3060
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In Motion at Victory YMCA
101 Long Green Blvd
Yorktown, VA 23693
Phone: (757) 952-1900
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