Insurance Questions

Most extended health care plans do cover custom moulded orthotics to some degree. However, many plans have changed over the years so it is important that you keep updated with your insurance requirements. It is important that you know the answers to the following questions:
  • How much coverage do you have?
  • Is the coverage per calendar year?
  • Do you have coverage for orthotics? for orthopedic shoes?
  • Do you need a prescription for the orthotics?
  • What type of professional is required to write the prescription? ie. family doctor, chiropodist
  • What type of professional is required to dispense the orthotic? ie. chiropractor or chiropodist
  • Are there any requirements regarding the casting of your feet? ie. Is a computerized scan acceptable?
If you have any other questions or concerns regarding orthotics, please call our office at (905)426-9004.