Arthritis is the inflammation of a joint, usually accompanied by pain and swelling. This common ailment affects over 43 million people in the United States alone. Arthritis in the feet can make it hard to enjoy life and its every day activities. When the Shoe Fits can help by providing footwear solutions that offer the comfort and support required to treat the feet.
There are 66 foot and ankle joints in your feet that all work together to handle the tremendous job of weight-bearing. When arthritis occurs in the feet, it can result in a painful loss of mobility.
When the Shoe Fits has certified pedorthists on-site, as well as qualified footwear specialists who can work with you and your doctor to assist with your unique footwear needs. Forefoot problems such as hammer toes, claw toes, mallet toes and bunions often result from arthritis. Because of the complexity of your feet, footwear plays an incredibly important role in maintaining comfort and the active lifestyle of someone suffering from arthritis.
When the Shoe Fits can provide you with shoes and inserts that will accommodate the sensitive areas of your foot while also providing comfort and support. We can also modify the shoe and insert to reduce movement in the painful joints. We carry a broad range of comfort brands, thus we can offer you a wonderful selection of footwear to address your individual needs.