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PPL Stretchable Footwear

PPL biomechanics (Podiatry Products Limited)

Stretchable Footwear

Podartis Flex pell™ Footwear

This range of footwear combines extra depth/extra width with good biomechanical function. The additional feature of a heat mouldable soft nappa leather upper allows further customisation for accommodating painful bunion (HAV) and other digital deformities.

Recommendations

  • Diabetic approved
  • Active Walkers
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Lesser toe deformities
  • Bunions (HAV)

Standard Features

  • Deep and Extra wide
  • Italian styling
  • Removable cushioning Insole
  • Wide opening with Velcro straps
  • Moulded sole units

Available in

  • Ladies Venezia, Size 3-71/2 (35-41)
  • Mens Botero, Size 6-11 (39-46)
  • Ladies Manet sandal, Size 3 – 71/2 (35-41)
  • Masaccio rehabilitation boot

Biomechanical Features

  • Flexible Rocker bottom sole (Venezia & Botero)
  • For improved heel toe gait, and reduction of forefoot pressure
  • Rigid Rocker bottom sole (Manet sandal) improves saggital plane function, recommended for patients with reduced ankle and/or hallux dorsiflexion.
  • Lightweight, shock-absorbing, anti-slip durable soles
  • Firm heel counters for stability

Comfort Features

  • Flex pell™ toe box upper
  • Super soft material which fits like a glove around the forefoot, and stretches without compression around toe deformities.
  • Soft nappa leather upper
  • No stitching around flexion points
  • Soft padded tongue
  • Soft padded collar with Achilles protection

Limitations of use

  • Not suitable for hypermobile feet or patients with excessive rearfoot pronation
  • Fragile upper if put on excessive stretch

 

Podartis X-Diab shoe with Flex pell™

Standard Features

  • Combination of soft stretchy upper & rigid rocker sole
  • Black mens or ladies shoe
  • 2 velcro straps, top loop return strap with D ring
  • Soft calf skin leather upper and lining with flex pell insert
  • Rigid double rocker sole improves heel-toe gait
  • Extra deep to accommodate swollen foot plus insole
  • Firm heel counter
  • Cushioning, moulded removable insoles

Recommendations

  • Poor sagittal plane function
  • Hallux valgus & hallus rigidus
  • Lesser toe deformity
  • Bony ankle equinus
  • Diabetic approved
  • Advanced rheumatoid foot
  • Post surgery

 

Podartis Goodsport shoe with Flex pell™

Standard Feature

  • Combination of soft stretchy upper & rigid rocker sole
  • Brown mens shoe
  • 1 velcro loop return strap with D ring
  • Soft calf skin leather upper and lining with flex pell insert
  • Super deep and extra extra wide
  • Rigid double rocker sole improves heel-toe gait
  • Extra deep to accommodate swollen foot plus insole
  • Firm heel counter
  • Cushioning, moulded removable insoles

Recommendations

  • Poor sagittal plane function
  • Hallux valgus & hallus rigidus
  • Lesser toe deformity
  • Bony ankle equinus
  • Diabetic approved
  • Advanced rheumatoid foot
  • Post surgery

 

Podartis Venezia – Flex pell™ Stretchable Upper

Fitting Note

Includes removable cushioning insoles.

Standard Features

  • Ladies black, casual, velcro fastening shoe. Nappa leather and Flex pell™ upper.
  • Flexible rocker sole

 

Podartis Botero – Flex pell™ Stretchable Upper

Fitting Note

Includes removable cushioning insoles.

Standard Features

  • Men’s casual black velcro fastening shoe. Nappa leather and Flex pell™ upper.
  • Flexible rocker sole.

 

Podartis Manet Sandal

Fitting Note

Includes removable cushioning insole.

Standard Features

  • Ladies sandal
  • Blue nubuk and Flex pell™ upper
  • Rigid rocker sole
  • Extra deep with raised lip around sole to hold devices in place
  • Removable Insole
  • Velcro fastening