AFO, ankle-foot orthosis, moderate restriction of varus/valgus, with/without ankle joints and inner sandal, custom made


Orthosis providing restricted motion to the ankle joint. Controlling medial/lateral motion.
Different versions exist:
* with side bars with small or fully leg cuff made partly of metal or plastic
* incorporating individually adjustable metal ankle joints
* mounted on individually made inner sandal of leather. Located inside the shoe
* also available connected to standard footwear.
Custom made.

Production Type

Custom Made

Activities and Responsibilities Supplier

Classification ISO 9999

061206060600 - Orthosis, lower limb, ankle-foot, to reduce deformity, normal load



User Characteristics

Indications are for example instabilities in the foot-ankle complex due to neurological deficiencies, trauma or other patho-mechanical deviation.

Indications are for example:
* central-motoric paresis (moderate peroneus loss)
* moderate varus/valgus instability at the ankle joint.

User Characteristics ICF Code

Contra Indication Text

Intended Use Text

Supposed to stabilise and control the ankle-foot complex in the best possible position during ambulation, enabling standing and walking in order to participate in society.
Intended in case the prefabricated version does not fit due to size and/or shape.

Intended Use ICF Code

1b7150 - To support, protect or train stability of a single joint
1iu1.2 - To reduce deformities in alignment
1iu2.1 - To limit range of joint motion
2d4154 - To support or train maintaining a standing position
2d450 - To support or train walking

Related Terms

Guiding orthosis
Fuhrungsorthese mit Walkschuh (Germany)
Lahmungsorthese met Walkschuh (Germany)
Hinged at AFO