I would like to know if there is any one in this network who has a toe walker and how you have been treated or reduce it?
My son is a toe walker. He is receiving physical therapy for this and other issues. We have seen some improvement, but he still needs to be reminded with verbal… read more
My daughter has been walking on her toes from the days she starting taking her first steps. She has HUGE sensory issues with her feet. Physical therapy evaluation was… read more
That is wonderful @kenziemom09. My son's toe walking is getting worse. I have to constantly remaind him to flat his feet. He is doing PT and OT for this problem and we… read more
My daughter was a toe walker. We used AFO braces (the style that stop at the ankle) to promote her balance and correct her gait. We were also informed that her toe… read more
@ZenMom @EthanMom , now you have me nervous with mind wandering for when we start PT, I never even had corrective leg braces on my mind. I wouldn't even know where to… read more
@KenziesMom09, no need to be nervous. The braces my daughter wears during the day are not restrictive and blend in with her regular shoes and the night-time braces… read more
My son still toe walks at age 16. I noticed he does this less when he's wearing shoes. I think you don't need to worry about this too much unless he does it… read more
@Jill-Longenecker can you elaborate more on those special shoe that roll him back?
Ok! The issue w/toe walking for my child is really bad. His tendons are really tight… read more
@ethanmom - I will call my friend and find out about the shoes.