What is the service and what does it offer?

The Community Orthotics service aims to provide a functional device (orthoses) that will aid rehabilitation or help to maintain or enhance a patient’s mobility and function by correcting, accommodating and maintaining good positioning of bones and joints.

The service provides a wide range of braces and supports for all parts of the body including: orthopaedic and diabetic footwear, callipers, leg/ankle braces, shoulder/wrist/arm supports and head/neck and spinal supports.

How to access the service

The service can be accessed following a referral from a health care professional.


Orthotics Team: 01249 456615