Ankle Foot Orthotics (AFOs)

Prolite AFO

prolite afoThe Prolite AFO™ (ankle foot orthosis) is a comfortable, low profile prefabricated leaf spring design for correction of flaccid drop foot, especially on post-stroke patients. It is made from injection moulded polypropylene and allows for different thicknesses throughout the orthosis—thicker on the vertical aspect for rigidity, thinner footplate for ease of trimming, comfort and flexibility. The Prolite fits comfortably to the wearer whilst giving them the confidence to keep mobile to treat drop foot.

Indications for Use

  • Drop Foot secondary to CVA
  • Mild Drop Foot secondary to other neurological pathologies

Features and Benefits

  • Available in 4 sizes, left and right in both standard and extrastrong versions
  • Injection-moulded for a high quality finish. The low profile Ossur AFO is designed to correct flaccid foot drop following CVA or other neurological impairment
  • Rigid vertical aspect for greater control
  • Easily trimmed footplate
  • May be heat modified for minor fitting adjustments
  • Dorsum strap included as a no-cost option
  • Removable / washable soft laminate calf padding for improved comfort and hygiene

Sizing Information

Footplate length