What is a Biomechanical Assessment?
A biomechanical assessment is a detailed evaluation of the mechanics of the human body in regards
to specific motions. This can include, but is not limited to: skeletal alignment evaluation, muscle strength testing,
range of motion testing, evaluation of angular relationships of segments of the foot, leg, knees and hips, and sensory testing.
your assessment, a Certified Pedorthist will conduct a detailed biomechanical assessment of your foot, ankle, and lower leg
to determine the specialized treatment required to alleviate pain and improve mobility. This assessment will include:
- evaluation of relevant medical history
- footwear evaluation
- foot and ankle range of motion testing
- muscle strength testing
- skeletal alignment evaluation
- evaluation of positional relationships between the different segments of the foot, ankle, knees