The Shark
The Shark was developed by American Orthotics for patients who, in the past, were not tolerant of the support foot orthotic appliances provided.
CONTROL: Flexible
PATIENT SELECTION: Charcot foot, drop foot, displaced navicular, displaced base of first or fifth ray, rheumatoid foot, severe flat foot, rocker bottom foot, or the senior who requires a triple arthrodesis but is not a candidate for surgery.
MATERIAL: Medium Density Subortholen, the thickness of which varies with patient age, weight and activity level.
POSTING: Intrinsic and extrinsic posts are available rearfoot. The forefoot is posted intrinsic only.
GUARANTEE: The shell is guaranteed against breakage for life with normal wear.