Aircast Walker Boot Heel Support Wedges (Pack of 5)
If you use an Aircast walker boot and suffer from discomfort in the Achilles tendon, the Aircast Walker Boot Heel Support Wedges (Pack of 5) are an excellent solution to your needs. Designed to support and protect the heel against further damage, the wedges help ensure you're able to walk around without fear of pain. The wedges are supplied in a pack of five and can be layered on top of each other to achieve the desired heel rise level.
Who Can Make Gains with the Walker Boot Heel Support Wedges?
The Achilles tendon is an incredibly important part of your foot, particularly if you're highly active. This makes the area prone to injuries, particularly if you're an athlete or exercise in your spare time.
The Aircast Walker Boot Wedges (Pack of 5) are designed for use in an Aircast walker boot to protect and support your Achilles tendon following a surgical procedure. By providing additional support and lift, the wedges help reduce strain on the tendon, providing it with the necessary time and space to heal.
Key Features and Benefits
- Wedges can be placed on top of one another
- Allows you to achieve the desired heel rise you need
- Using multiple wedges alters the degree
- Specifically designed for the left or right foot to conform to the arch
- Felt-covered material improves your level of comfort
- Supplied in a pack of five wedges
- Designed for use after Achilles tendon surgery to support the area
- Fits easily into most Aircast walker boots
Indications for the Walker Boot Wedges
The Aircast Walker Boot Heel Wedges are suitable for a number of different conditions. This includes the following:
- Post-Achilles tendon surgery
- Post-operative percutaneous and open achillorrhaphy
Raises the Heel
When they're layered on each other, the Aircast Walker Boot Support Wedges allow you to tailor the heel rise level provided by the support according to your needs. Please consult the table below to find out the extent to which the wedges raise your heel:
|Number of Wedges ||Heel Rise Degree (°) |
|One Wedge ||Raises 10° |
|Two Wedges ||Raises 16° |
|Three Wedges ||Raises 22° |
Which Aircast Walker Boots Can the Wedges Be Used With?
The Walker Boot Heel Support Wedges are designed for use with Aircast walker boots. This includes the following:
The Boot Heel Support Wedges have been designed with a felt-covered material to help you remain comfortable throughout use. Specifically designed with left and right versions, the wedges conform to the foot arch so you obtain a more tailored fit.