The advantage of the non-weight-bearing laser scan we employ is that it captures an images of the plantar aspect of the foot in its neutral position and transports that three dimensional image to the laboratory.
Prefabricated devices match no one’s foot perfectly, and furthermore, there is often a difference from the left foot to right foot. That’s because no two feet are identical. Prefabricated devices are the same for all general size categories. There are a lot of running, and shoe stores that have a customer sit on a stool and place the foot in foam or use gel and in pads to get an impression; these partial weight-bearing techniques are inaccurate.