PPT Metatarsal Pads are a staple of podiatry offices, used as a primary tool to treat forefoot pain. PPT Metatarsal Pads can be placed inside shoes or applied directly to the foot to support and comfort. Place the pad behind the ball of your foot to off-load weight bearing away from your forefoot. If you are unsure of where to place your metatarsal pad, be sure to click on the Video tab to watch our video.
PPT® is an open-cell urethane foam that provides unbeatable shock absorption and cushioning. PPT is among the most commonly used materials in podiatry offices and in the making of prescription orthotics. PPT foam is lightweight, breathable, non-allergenic, and long-lasting. Now PPT foam is available as a metatarsal pad. Hypoallergenic and latex-free. Adhesive-backed. 4/package.
- Small measures 1/8 inch thick, 1 1/2 inches long and 1 1/2 inches wide,
- Medium measures 1/4 inch thick, 2 1/4 inches long and 1 3/4 inches wide,
- Large measures 1/4 inch thick, 2 3/4 inches long and 2 1/4 inches wide.
Indications - Metatarsal pads are used in the treatment of a host of forefoot conditions including forefoot capsulitis, bursitis, metatarsalgia, forefoot callus, and Morton's neuroma. Additional indications include Freiberg's infraction and sesamoiditis.
Foot Care Tip! PPT Metatarsal Pads are part of a family of metatarsal pads that we offer at Myfootshop.com. If you have any questions regarding which metatarsal pad is right for your needs, be sure to read this blog article entitled, 'Metatarsal Pads - which one is right for me?'.