Metatarsus Adductus Shoes – UNFO-S (Short)
UNFO for metatarsus adductus/Metatarsus Varus
The UNFO foot brace is a revolutionary device designed specifically for the treatment of metatarsus adductus (MTA) in newborns. UNFO-s is the first short foot orthopedic device that is worn below the ankle – providing a far superior, safer, and less stressful solution than serial casting for the treatment of metatarsus adductus, also known as metatarsus varus.
$325.00 – $650.00
The UNFO foot brace for the treatment of Metatarsus Adductus (Pigeon Toe)
UNFO’s discrete, sandal-like design allows for gentle, comfortable care. The brace spares parents and infants the unnecessary physical and social discomfort they may experience with leg casts.
UNFO has a number of benefits for both patients and physicians. While patients enjoy an effective and innovative state-of-the-art treatment, physicians can enjoy more credibility plus the ability to effectively treat patients with Metatarsus Adductus, also Known as Metatarsus Varus, Forefoot Adduction.
UNFO is available in 2 sizes and several colors for both the left and right foot. It is suitable for newborns up to approximately 10 months.
- Easily fitted
- Accurately positioned
- Comfortably worn
- Stress-free treatment for infant and parents
Protocol for UNFO Therapy
MTA can occur on three levels of severity, all are treatable with the UNFO .
Treatments are the same, and vary only in the period of appliance:
Stretching therapy may be tried dispite the doubt about effectiveness of this treatment, but only for 4 weeks.
If the foot isn’t fully corrected after this period, the brace shuld be installed only at night for 8 weeks.
Moderate (semi rigid)
the brace shuld be installed for 23 hours a day (and can be removed, washed etc. for 1 hour) for 6 weeks. After which, the brace shuld be installed only at night for 8 additional weeks to maintain and support the correction.
the brace shuld be installed for 23 hours a day (and can be removed, washed etc. for 1 hour) for 8 weeks. After which, the brace shuld be installed only at night for 8 additional weeks to maintain and support the correction.
After installing the UNFO we recommend following up with your primary caregiver
Blue, Orange, Pink
7-9 cm, 8-10 cm
pair, left, right
within 14 days