hindfoot post

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hindfoot post

; rearfoot post; varus post wedge of material tapered to its lateral border, added to the underside of plantar medial heel area of an orthotic shell to control excess rearfoot pronation
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Options available to be added now include extrinsic and intrinsic forefoot and rearfoot posts, as well as heel lifts and raises.
Intrinsic forefoot and rearfoot posts can be added to adjust foot alignment, and heel raise or lift can be applied in the event of leg-length discrepancies.