at the company's Foot Health Centres make casts of customers' feet and build custom-made orthotics that can relieve the pain of conditions like plantar fasciitis or ankle and tendon injuries.
69-70] Effective teams have included physicians, educators, podiatrists, pedorthists
, surgeons, nutritionists, and home care nurses.
In fact, their goal is to educate the public about what a Pedorthist
is and how they can help alleviate foot pain and pain in other parts of the body, through carefully fitted footwear.
degree in Kinesiology, a podiatrist, a pedorthist
and a specialist in the design and manufacture of insoles teamed up to create foot care products for children that doctors will recommend, but not have to prescribe.
As well as footwear designers and manufacturers, the popular forum also attracts footwear and foot-health professionals such as pattern/design engineers, product development or technical managers, company presidents, pedorthists
or laboratory managers.
Senate File 364 - ORTHOTISTS, PROSTHETISTS, PEDORTHISTS, AND OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY
Among the occupations within the field are practitioners, pedorthists
, assistants, fitters, and technicians.
STUDENTS IN THE ORTHOTICS and Prosthetics Technician Program at Oklahoma State University-Okmulgee are developing multiple skill sets coveted by employers that will land them jobs in the industry as technicians, fitters or pedorthists