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Footwear - Multi Specialty Hospital | Bangalore Orthopaedic and Surgical Hospital | BOSH | Bangalore

If one has neuropathy, or nerve damage that has affected foot sensitivity, protection of feet can be achieved by wearing shoes at all the times.

  • medical Choose comfortable, well-fitting shoes with plenty of room, especially in the toe box. Never buy tight shoes hoping they will stretch.
  • medical Do not wear shoes made out of plastic or other materials that do not breathe. Choose leather, canvas, or suede.
  • medical Avoid thong sandals, flip-flops, pointed-toe and open-toe shoes, and very high heels.
  • medical Inspect the inside of your shoes every day for tears or bumps that may cause pressure or irritation.
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  • medicalSocks can provide an extra layer of soft protection between your foot and your shoe.
  • medicalWear clean, dry socks, or non-binding pantyhose. Avoid socks or hosiery with seams that can cause additional pressure points or are too tight on the leg.
  • medical Wear socks to bed if your feet are cold