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Pectus Deformities

The London Orthotic Consultancy has pioneered the non-surgical treatment of pectus excavatum and pectus carinatum.

 

Pectus Deformities

The London Orthotic Consultancy has pioneered the non-surgical treatment of pectus excavatum and pectus carinatum.

 
 

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Express Service for Orthotic Insoles

Express Service for Orthotic Insoles 

Following its move to larger premises in Kingston LOC is pleased to announce the introduction of our new express insole service. Our orthotists can create bespoke insoles, from initial assessment to manufacture and fitting – in just two hours.

Orthotic Hope for Paralympian Jonathan Adams

Orthotic Hope for Paralympian Jonathan Adams 

The year has got off to a strong start for LOC’s partnership with Paralympian Jonathan Adams, thanks to a new bespoke brace that could help transform the way the athlete performs, we caught up with him after his most recent fitting.

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Pectus Deformities

There are two common deformities of the anterior chest wall:

Pectus excavatum, also known as 'funnel' or 'sunken' chest is where the breast bone is pushed abnormally inward and the chest appears caved-in or sunken. Funnel Chest affects approximately one in 300 people. There is a 3:1 male to female ratio.

Pectus Carinatum, also known as 'pigeon' chest is where the breast bone is pushed outward.  Pigeon chest affects around one in 1,000 people.

 

 

LOC News

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Express Service for Orthotic Insoles

Express Service for Orthotic Insoles 

Following its move to larger premises in Kingston LOC is pleased to announce the introduction of our new express insole service. Our orthotists can create bespoke insoles, from initial assessment to manufacture and fitting – in just two hours.

Orthotic Hope for Paralympian Jonathan Adams

Orthotic Hope for Paralympian Jonathan Adams 

The year has got off to a strong start for LOC’s partnership with Paralympian Jonathan Adams, thanks to a new bespoke brace that could help transform the way the athlete performs, we caught up with him after his most recent fitting.

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