The function of the DIABACCOM orthotic is to off-load pressure points on the plantar surface of the foot. It may be ordered sulcus or full length. It is also used to provide toe fill single digit, or multiple toe fillers are available.
CONTROL: Minimal, the shell provides for proper balance of the foot.
PATIENT SELECTION: Patients with healed or debrided plantar lesions; or patients who require toe fill.
MATERIAL: Rigid Plastazote, Korex, Neolon
POSTING: Intrinsic rearfoot and forefoot posts are incorporated into the shell to provide balance.
GUARANTEE: Appliance life varies with the activity level of the patient, generally two to three years.