AFO with Flexure Joint

AFOs, custom made

The orthosis has got ankle joints that are made of silicone or durometer-urethane. In the manufacturing process the heated plastic is molded above the plaster of paris positive and the joint dummies with the help of vacuum. The range of motion in the ankle joint can be free or the joint can assist in dorsi flexion. If needed the joint can be fitted with a plantar flexion stop.