Plantar Fasciitis Night Splint
Plantar fasciitis can affect people worst first thing in the morning, as your foot can be in an awkward position while you sleep. That's why the Plantar Fasciitis Night Splint is designed to keep your foot in dorsiflexion overnight, preventing the plantar fascia from contracting and reducing the amount of pain you experience the next day.
Key Features and Benefits of the Night Splint
- Strong plastic design for durability and protection
- Soft padded liners ensure excellent comfort
- Holds foot in dorsiflexion, helping reduce contraction during the night
- Easily adjustable for a personalised fit
- Replacement liners available, extending the life of your night splint
- Stretches the plantar fascia while you sleep, reducing pain the next day
- Also suitable for treating Achilles tendonitis
- Makes getting out of bed in the morning easier and less painful
What Sizes Are Available?
This produce is available in 3 different sizes and all shoe sizes listed are in UK sizing. Please refer to the table below then select the required size from the drop down menu at the top of the page.
|Product Size ||UK Shoe Size |
|Small ||UK Size 3 - 5.5 |
|Medium ||UK Size 6 - 9 |
|Large ||UK Size 9.5 - 11 |
How Does the Plantar Fasciitis Night Splint Work?
A night splint is used to address next day pain by preventing the contracture of the plantar fascia and Achilles tendon overnight. If you find you are experiencing pain toward the end of the day then we recommend you use an arch support during the day to reduce stresses imposed on the plantar fascia during the day.
What Conditions Can This Night Splint Treat?
This night splint has been designed specifically to treat Plantar Fasciitis but can also treat other similar conditions such as:
- Achilles Tendonitis
- Lower extremity overuse injuries
How Durable is the Plantar Fasciitis Night Splint?
Constructed from a strong plastic sheet with a padded inner liner, the Plantar Fasciitis Night Splint offers durability on the outside and comfort on the inside.
Can the Night Splint be Adjusted for a Personalised Fit?
The Plantar Fasciitis Night Splint is easily adjusted to alter the level of dorsiflexion. The adjustable straps can also help change where the load application is distributed, helping to reduce pain and inflammation.
Which Foot Will This Night Splint Fit?
Thanks to it's universal design this splint can be used for either foot. The universal design combined with high durability and the replaceable liners means it's perfect for use in hospitals, care homes and other professional healthcare settings.
How Effective Are Night Splints at Treating Plantar Fasciitis?
A study by the University of California shows that when combined with over-the-counter anti-inflammatory medicine and a stretching program, night splints cure over 90% of plantar fasciitis cases.