ACertified Orthotist is engaged in providing the orthotic care you need. Orthotic treatment plans includes Assessment, design the most suitable and medically required Orthosis/brace, fitting and working with you for the possibility of necessary adjustments, follow up visits and documentation as required by law. The Certified Orthotists are bound by codes of conduct regulated by Orthotics prosthetics Canada (OPC) and Ministry of health and Long Term care.
All our Custom made braces and Custom made foot Orthoses are manufactured by our Registered Technician. Registered Technicians and the Interns are bound by the codes of conduct regulated by OPC. They hold many diversified skills. We can repair and adjust the braces/ Orthosis on site.
Our office team will help you with booking appointments and assist you. They can provide you the information regarding the policy, procedures and paperwork.
We provide Hospital in-service, educational sessions covering range of topics such as Diabetic foot care and Orthotics, Foot orthotics, Biomechanics of AFO, Hospital Referral pathways and protocol - are few topics which are most popular. We provide Educational services and consultations to our referring community partners.
Orthocan Orthopaedics INC.,
Unit 24, 400 Matheson Blvd. East, Mississauga, ON L4Z1N8
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Fax : 905-890-1820
Please download the form, fill in and fax or email to : https://rehab.sehc.com/contact/physician-referral-form
Saint Elizabeth Rehab Health, Suite 201, 10830 Bayview Avenue Richmond Hill Phone: 905-883-2000 Fax: 416-619-5156 Email : firstname.lastname@example.org https://rehab.sehc.com
For Inpatients- The clinic office staff will schedule a visit for Certified Orthotist to see your patient in the hospital. For Discharged patients – The office staff will call and book an appointment for the assessment. The clinic is fully accessible with free parking. We have Physiotherapist and Hand Therapists on site.
Custom made foot orthotics are medical devices required for correcting the lower leg alignment and/or providing the comfort in standing, walking. There are various casting procedures. Depending on the need of your medical condition, we will use the most appropriate material for optimum function.
Commonly called as AFO. AFO has different deigns such as Flexible, Rigid, Articulated, complex. Most commonly AFO is used to control drop foot and facilitate near-normal walking. The design depends on the medical presentation of the affected body part and the other factors like compliance etc.
(KAFO) is the full leg brace requires to control the knee and ankle range of motion. There are different types of mechanical knee joints used in conjunction with the thermoplastic shells.
Custom made knee orthosis are used for unloading the knee joint. The braces are often used in Osteo-Arthtitis of knee and any ligament deficiencies.
TLSO or LSO is fabricated based on the spinal cast and the required correction. It could be applied in the conditions like complex spinal fractures or Scoliosis.
For realigning the wrist –hand position, the WHO or WHFO are fitted. It’s a custom made brace. The mechanical wrist joint can be incorporated for the gradual correction.
Ankle Braces : We carry stock of over-the-counter ankle braces for various reasons like ligament injuries, ankle sprain, fractures etc. We can also have access to multiple brands so can order one for you as per your measurements and size.
Back supports : we offer a variety of back braces for back pain.
Wrist supports : We have different designs of wrist hand braces to offer.
Elbow supports : most commonly used in Golfers elbow, Tennis Elbow.
Walker boots and Diabetic off-loading devices : Most effective treatment in diabetic wound is off-loading devices. We can modify the ready to use walker boot/ diabetic shoe.
Compression Stocking : For Varicose veins, knee high and thigh high socks are custom measured.