3D Printed Orthotics Leigh

Are you in search of tailor-made orthotics to assist with muscular or skeletal irregularities? If your physiotherapist has suggested this effective approach, then Get Moving Physio in Leigh is your go-to place. Here, we specialise in a variety of 3D-printed orthotic solutions, such as orthotic insoles, designed to offer support and comfort for everyday activities.

Interested in learning more about the unique orthotics available at Get Moving Physio? Don’t hesitate to contact our Leigh team today! We are dedicated to providing exceptional patient care and take great pride in each custom-made prosthetic device we create.

Comfortable, Lightweight Design

Within the orthotics industry, 3D-printed orthotics are slowly becoming a more and more popular option for patients in need of orthotic devices. By 3D printing them in-house, we effectively contribute towards reducing costs for these handy devices, which can make all the difference in pain management and comfort.

3D printing technology stands at the forefront of orthotic customisation. Utilising advanced scanning techniques, it captures the unique contours of each foot, ensuring an orthotic design that aligns perfectly with individual anatomical needs. This precision markedly reduces discomfort and enhances the effectiveness of the orthotics.

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Key Advantages of 3D Printed Orthotics

The advent of 3D printing in the field of orthotics has brought with it significant advancements in both the materials used and the efficiency of production. These developments are pivotal in enhancing patient care and the effectiveness of orthotic devices.

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Superior Material Quality for Optimal Support and Comfort

The range of materials available for 3D printing in orthotic fabrication is specially chosen for their unique properties of durability and flexibility, which are essential for orthotic devices. These materials are engineered to withstand daily wear and tear, ensuring longevity and consistent performance.

Importantly, they provide the necessary support to the foot, ankle, and lower limb without compromising comfort. This balance between strength and comfort is critical in orthotic design, as it directly impacts the wearer’s experience and the effectiveness of the orthotic in relieving pain or correcting foot abnormalities.

Accelerated Production for Timely Patient Care

Another significant advantage of utilising 3D printing technology in orthotic production is the speed and efficiency with which custom orthotics can be manufactured. Unlike traditional methods that are often time-consuming and labour-intensive, 3D printing streamlines the production process. This rapid manufacturing not only benefits patients by significantly reducing the waiting period for their custom orthotics but also enables practitioners to manage their patient load more effectively. By cutting down production times, healthcare providers can offer timely interventions, ensuring that patients receive the necessary orthotic support when they need it most.

Together, the improved material quality and the accelerated production process of 3D printed orthotics represent a major leap forward in orthotic care. These advancements contribute to better patient outcomes, higher satisfaction, and a more efficient healthcare system, underscoring the transformative impact of 3D printing technology in the field of orthotics.

What Do 3D Printed Orthotics Treat?

Revolutionising the way a range of foot-related conditions can be treated, orthotics that have been 3D printed offer unparalleled customisation that offers relief and support to the specific needs to many different types of foot ailments, which includes:

Plantar Fasciitis: 

Characterised by a sharp heel pain, plantar fasciitis can be appropriately supported by orthotics to provide arch support to reduce overall strain.

Flat Feet: 

If you have flat feet – or overpronation where the foot rolls in excessively, custom orthotics can provide relief by evenly distributing pressure across the foot.

Diabetic Foot Care: 

Foot care is crucial for those with diabetes to prevent complications like ulcers. 3D-printed orthotics are tailored to the specific contours of a diabetic foot to reduce pressure and enhance overall protection.


Joint pain is a major struggle for those suffering with arthritis, particularly in the feet and ankles. Custom printed orthotics can help to reduce stress by providing a cushioning effect that eases pain and improves overall mobility.

High Arches: 

If you have high arches in your feet, additional support may be required to distribute pressure away from the heel and forefoot. Custom orthotics are uniquely tailored to provide this necessary support.

employee at get moving physio 3d printing

It’s important to discuss any treatment plan involving orthotics with your physiotherapist beforehand to ensure you’re getting the best option possible. Speak with our team at Get Moving Physio in Leigh now! We are fully qualified physiotherapists and offer a range of targeted services, including sports therapy, frailty therapy, and fall prevention services.

Why Choose Get Moving Physio for 3D Printed Orthotics?

As professionals providing a range of physiotherapy services, our patients in Bolton and the surrounding areas use our 3D-printed orthotics above other options on the market due to the high quality of our orthotic devices – as well as their comfort. Our patients come to us for many reasons, including:

  • Professional and effective services
  • Quality materials used in our custom orthotic insoles
  • Affordable prices

To find out more about our 3D printing services for orthotics, or to arrange an appointment for any of our other services, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us today!

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Reach out to Get Moving Physio now!

For top-notch 3D printed orthotic insoles, make Get Moving Physio your primary destination. Get in touch with our team for details on our orthotic offerings, as well as our specialised physiotherapy services available in Leigh and nearby regions.