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What is Serial Casting?

  • A non-invasive approach to improve ankle range
    of motion, correct joint alignment, and encourage
    weight bearing through the heels for a variety of
    diagnoses including toe walking, cerebral palsy,
    arthrogryposis, spina bifida, club foot, traumatic
    and acquired brain injuries, and muscular
  • Often tried before any surgical intervention is

Why Would My Doctor Recommend Serial Casting?

  • To improve range of motion at the ankle
  • To help with achieving heel contact when standing and walking
  • To improve alignment of the foot and leg when standing and walking
  • To improve the fit of braces

What is the Process?

  • Therapist will perform an evaluation to assess walking, range of motion, and strength
  • Serial casting and cast changes will occur every week for 6-8 weeks based on progress with range of motion
  • Bracing and active physical therapy following the completion of serial casting