We at Footwork Orthotics bring you the leading manufacturers of compression garments from day to day compression therapy requirments, too helping athletes of all levels perform better for longer periods of time.
By compressing the limb with graduated compression – strong at the ankle and decreasing going up the leg – the compression stocking helps the venous return, decreases venous pressure, prevents venous stasis and deterioration of venous walls, and efficiently relieves aching and heavy legs.
This treatment is prescribed by a physician to treat phlebitis, thrombosis and aftercare following surgery, sclerotherapy, any other forms of varicose vein treatment. It is also used to relieve all conditions of chronic venous disease such as, heavy legs, varicose veins, oedemas, and leg ulcers. It can also be prescribed to prevent venous troubles during pregnancy and in long distance travel.
Depending on the pathology, medical compression therapy can be applied in different forms such as socks, stockings, pantyhose and/or bandages.