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Zachary O'Neal is a Clinical Program Representative in Phoenix, Arizona, providing clinical services to practices throughout the state of Arizona.
Prior to Joining OHI, Zach has worked as a clinician for Hanger Clinic and a technician in an exclusive lower extremity clinic. Zach has been involved in the footwear industry from a young age as third generation in his family to be involved in the business.
Zach holds his Certification in Pedorthics from the American Board for Certification and a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Grand Canyon University
The Fitting of Shoes with AFOs and Orthotics
Shoes fitting can be a challenge and adding an orthopedic appliance to the mix can be overwhelming. This presentation will provide several key steps to fitting shoes to turn this challenge into a success. This includes the basics of how to measure for shoes, difficult conditions to consider while measuring, types of footwear and how to fit orthotics and AFOs to shoes.