IQ Med Plantar Fasciitis Sleeve

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Comparison of The Equinus Brace™ to Night Splints, Physical Therapy, and Manual Stretching

About the IQ Med Plantar Fasciitis sleeve

  • Compression + comfort -  Our compression plantar fasciitis sleeve provides relief through strategically targeted zones of compression without restricting blood flow
  • Breathable - Moisture-wicking materials
  • Easy Maintenance - machine and dry without losing compression or shrinking
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The TruStretch Equinus Brace®
FM (Woodbridge, US)
Helpful

I think it's been helping but I feel it's one tool of multiple I need to be using to address my plantar fasciatis.

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The TruStretch Equinus Brace®
Elizabeth S. (Snellville, US)
Finally relief

I've suffered from crippling plantar fasciitis in both feet, with a plantar fascia rupture in one foot and further peroneal and Achilles tendonitis in the other. Multiple visits and thousands of dollars to a bad podiatrist, as well as hundreds of dollars on all sorts of braces, left me without results, continued pain and decreased mobility, and not a lot of hope for the future. Then I found the Equinus brace. Two weeks of wearing it as recommended has made an incredible difference. I can take steps without pain. I can do my job (nurse on a busy hospital floor) without always limping everywhere. I can walk my dog and hike. Will continue to use and will recommend to everyone.

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The TruStretch Pediatric Equinus Brace®
Matt R. (Bloomington, US)
Easy Brace Option for Kids

Finding this brace, especially at an affordable cost through IQ Med, has been incredibly helpful to manage our son's inward gait due to growth plate issues. Would highly recommend.

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TruStretch Equinus Brace®
Mom o.F.S. (Raleigh, US)
Feel the stretch!

My daughter is a figure skater, which doesn't pair well with muscle/joint stiffness and debilitating plantar fasciitis. The PT gave her stretches and exercises, but those have to be done exactly right each and every time to have any benefit, meaning I'm hovering and annoying her the whole time she's doing them. With the braces (yes, I bought 2!), my daughter can get an effective stretch while doing her homework or watching tv. She feels the stretch in just the right areas, so we know it's working. The results? The PT-prescribed work she does is now icing on the cake. PT can make better progress, muscles and joints are gaining flexibility, coach is happier, daughter is thrilled she can keep skating...and I can stop worrying about it.

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The TruStretch Equinus Brace®
David V. (Mansfield, US)
Very helpful

This brace has helped me keep a good stretch on my ankle, but it is a bit hard to get your ankle into the brace, as it is more narrow toward the heel. Hard to put on with back pain. I like that you can set the ankle dorsiflexion, and the strap above the knee is helpful.

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Toe Wedge Replacement
Sam C.D. (Goodyear, US)

Very receptive and quick response. Thank you

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The Equinus Brace: Adult - Professional Pricing
Allison C. (Overland Park, US)

So far so good. Will need more time to provide you with an educated feedback.

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The Equinus Brace: Adult - Professional Pricing
Mark S. (Philadelphia, US)
Awesome Service & Product

Shipped quick and product better than expected. Thanks so much for the awesome service!

Back to Hiking. Grateful.

I suffered from recurring Plantar's Fasciitis on my right leg/foot for several years. I tried everything under the sun and read everything on the internet. I stretched, iced, had physical therapy, bought countless pairs of shoes and inserts. Finally, in the fall of 2016, I was at my local podiatrist for an unrelated problem. He actually discovered my PF without me saying anything, when examining my calf muscles. He explained to me that researchers had discovered that tight calf muscles needed stretching for much longer than people typically do when trying to treat it themselves, and he suggested the Equinus Brace. After the three month (one hour a day...easy-peasy!) treatment, increasing the angle of the brace each month, the PF is gone and I have not had any problems or pain at all! I am back to hiking on a regular basis and am so grateful! Thanks for a great product!

Thank You

I just wanted to say thank you for this brace! It has me walking without pain for the first time in two weeks and it has the added bonus of relieving my night time foot cramps!
My doctor, Christenson, proscribed this equinus brace after 6months of the awful painful heel spur and locked leg muscles! It really has worked!

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The Equinus Brace: Adult - Professional Pricing
Alexandra H.-.T.P.B.
Muscle Relief & Improved Performance

The Equinus Brace has really helped me get rid of the tight and achy muscles that contributed to my stress fracture. The brace helped relieve my tired muscles and stretch the entire leg, from toes to the thigh providing complete relief. After a few weeks, I noticed a change in my ballet performance.

Consistent Stretch = Better Patient Compliance

Many of my patients' foot pain comes from a tight achilles tendon. Prior to the Equinus Brace I would have patients manually stretch their achilles tendon, but 90% of the time it was done incorrectly. Once we had the Equinus Brace, we were able to provide a means for patients to properly stretch their achilles tendon and do it more consistently. Not only has the brace helped increase our patient compliance by 75%, but it also allows the stretching to be done correctly and controlled so as to avoid additional injuries and/or pain. I am really excited to be able to offer this brace to my patients!

Better than Night Splints

I just want to tell you how excited I am about your brace. One of my patients, who I have been treating for plantar fasciitis for months, is now for the first time showing signs of improvement. We tried injections, physical therapy, night braces, etc, etc. Nothing worked. Your brace is helping him.

Very Pleased!

We're using them a lot for our Achilles tendinitis patients we'll often have them in a soft cast and cam walker until pain-free, then we'll transition them into an ankle brace supplemented by daily active stretching and use of the Equinus Brace. Our patients are giving us positive feedback and we're seeing noticeable increases in their flexibility and range of motion after using the brace, so we are very pleased.

Back to Hiking. Grateful.

I suffered from recurring Plantar's Fasciitis on my right leg/foot for several years. I tried everything under the sun and read everything on the internet. I stretched, iced, had physical therapy, bought countless pairs of shoes and inserts. Finally, in the fall of 2016, I was at my local podiatrist for an unrelated problem. He actually discovered my PF without me saying anything, when examining my calf muscles. He explained to me that researchers had discovered that tight calf muscles needed stretching for much longer than people typically do when trying to treat it themselves, and he suggested the Equinus Brace. After the three month (one hour a day...easy-peasy!) treatment, increasing the angle of the brace each month, the PF is gone and I have not had any problems or pain at all! I am back to hiking on a regular basis and am so grateful! Thanks for a great product!

Thank You

I just wanted to say thank you for this brace! It has me walking without pain for the first time in two weeks and it has the added bonus of relieving my night time foot cramps!
My doctor, Christenson, proscribed this equinus brace after 6months of the awful painful heel spur and locked leg muscles! It really has worked!

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The TruStretch Equinus Brace®
Alexandra H.-.T.P.B.
Muscle Relief & Improved Performance

The Equinus Brace has really helped me get rid of the tight and achy muscles that contributed to my stress fracture. The brace helped relieve my tired muscles and stretch the entire leg, from toes to the thigh providing complete relief. After a few weeks, I noticed a change in my ballet performance.

Consistent Stretch = Better Patient Compliance

Many of my patients' foot pain comes from a tight achilles tendon. Prior to the Equinus Brace I would have patients manually stretch their achilles tendon, but 90% of the time it was done incorrectly. Once we had the Equinus Brace, we were able to provide a means for patients to properly stretch their achilles tendon and do it more consistently. Not only has the brace helped increase our patient compliance by 75%, but it also allows the stretching to be done correctly and controlled so as to avoid additional injuries and/or pain. I am really excited to be able to offer this brace to my patients!

Better than Night Splints

I just want to tell you how excited I am about your brace. One of my patients, who I have been treating for plantar fasciitis for months, is now for the first time showing signs of improvement. We tried injections, physical therapy, night braces, etc, etc. Nothing worked. Your brace is helping him.

Very Pleased!

We're using them a lot for our Achilles tendinitis patients we'll often have them in a soft cast and cam walker until pain-free, then we'll transition them into an ankle brace supplemented by daily active stretching and use of the Equinus Brace. Our patients are giving us positive feedback and we're seeing noticeable increases in their flexibility and range of motion after using the brace, so we are very pleased.

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Alexandra Hughes of The Pennsylvania Ballet

The Equinus Brace has really helped me get rid of the tight and achy muscles that contributed to my stress fracture. The brace helped relieve my tired muscles and stretch the entire leg, from toes to the thigh, providing complete relief. After a few weeks, I noticed a change in my ballet performance.