Foot orthotics are considered medically necessary for patients who meet the following criteria:
(these conditions are strictly related to the foot, ankle, knee, or the spine)

  • Anomalies of toes
  • Buerger’s disease (thromboangiitis obliterans, thrombophlebitis)
  • Bunions
  • Bursitis (submetatatarsal)
  • Calcaneal bursitis
  • Calcaneal spurs (heel spurs)
  • Chronic ankle instability
  • Circulation poor
  • Diabetes
  • Ganglion cyst foot/ankle
  • Hallux Valgus
  • Hammertoes
  • Inflammation foot (Sesamoiditis)
  • Medial osteoarthritis of the knee
  • Neurologically impaired feet: neuroma
  • Osteomyelitis
  • Peripheral vascular disease
  • Pes deformities (flat foot or high arches)
  • Plantar Fascial Fibromatosis
  • Plantar fasciitis
  • Synovial cyst
  • Synovitis
  • Talipes deformities
  • Tarsal tunnel syndrome
  • Tendonitis foot/ankle
  • Tenosynovitis foot/ankle
  • Ulceration