Equus Plantar Fasciitis Dorsal Hybrid Night Splint with Effective Neoprene Heel Strap – HCPCS Codes L4396 or L4397 (Overstock)

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Plantar Fasciitis Dorsal Hybrid Night Splint L/XL fits woman sizes 10.5-15 and mens 9.5-14
S/MD fits woman sizes 6-9

Indications: Ideal for Plantar Fasciitis, Achilles Tendonitis, heel pain and other lower extremity overuse injuries

  • Provides custom dorsiflexion and optimal comfort for relief from Plantar Fasciitis
  • Three point strap adjustment allows for comfort and a more secure fit
  • Soft inner liner and extra padding for patient comfort
  • Fits left or right foot

Packaging:
1/pkg.

Suggested HCPCS code: L4396 or L4397
L4386
HCPCS Code Information
L4387
HCPCS Code Information

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Original price was: $9.95.Current price is: $2.95.

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dorsal hybrid night splintPlantar Fasciitis Dorsal Hybrid Night Splints L/XL fits women sizes 10.5-15 and men 9.5-14
S/MD fits women sizes 6-9

Dorsal Hybrid Night Splint Indications: Ideal for Plantar Fasciitis, Achilles Tendonitis, heel pain, and other lower extremity overuse injuries

  • Provides custom dorsiflexion and optimal comfort for relief from Plantar Fasciitis
  • Three-point strap adjustment allows for comfort and a more secure fit
  • Soft inner liner and extra padding for patient comfort
  • Fits left or right foot

Packaging:
1/pkg.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is plantar fasciitis?

Plantar fasciitis (say: plant-er fash-ee-eye-tis) is a common cause of pain in the heel of your foot. Your heel may hurt, feel hot, swell, or turn red. This is called inflammation. The inflammation occurs in the plantar fascia, which is a thin layer of tough tissue that supports the arch of the foot. The pain is usually worse when you first get out of bed.

Heel pain is one of the most common causes of foot pain. Plantar fasciitis is inflammation of the thick band of tissue called the plantar fascia that runs along the bottom of each foot. This painful condition usually occurs in people whose feet are too flat. The problem often gets worse during periods of increased activity such as walking up stairs or running.

What causes plantar fasciitis?

The cause is usually some combination of tightness of the foot and the calf, weakness of the foot, improper athletic training, or stress on the arch of the foot. Also, too much use (running too far, too fast, too soon), shoes that do not fit, or certain play or work actions can hurt the plantar fascia.

How does a plantar fasciitis dorsal hybrid night splint treat plantar fasciitis?

Treatment can reduce or get rid of what is causing plantar fasciitis. Treatment can also lessen inflammation.

To decrease the stress on the plantar fascia, you may need to wear shoes with more arch support. You might even need to change the size of shoe you wear. Athletes and active people may need to spend less time doing actions that cause stress, like jogging, jumping, or running. Sometimes, arch supports or special shoe inserts may be used.

Source: (aafp.org)

How to Relieve Plantar Fasciitis Pain?

Steps you can take to help reduce heel pain when you take your first steps after getting out of bed. You can:

Wear a plantar fasciitis dorsal hybrid night splint while you sleep. A plantar fasciitis dorsal hybrid night splint holds the ankle and foot in a position that keeps the Achilles tendon and plantar fascia slightly stretched.
Massage the bottom of your foot across the width of the plantar fascia before getting out of bed.
Always wear shoes when you get out of bed, even if it is just to go to the bathroom. Quality sandals, athletic shoes, or any other comfortable shoes with good arch support will work.

Source: (peacehealth.org)

How does a plantar fasciitis night splint work?

A plantar fasciitis dorsal hybrid night splint (brace) may be used to treat conditions such as Achilles tendinopathy and plantar fasciitis. The plantar fasciitis night splint holds the foot with the toes pointed up. This position applies a constant, gentle stretch to the plantar fascia. It also stretches the Achilles tendon at the back of the heel, preventing it from contracting. You can wear night splints every night for up to several months. Then you can gradually reduce how often you use them as your symptoms go away.

The brace usually is adjustable, so you and your doctor can adjust it to the proper angle. There are many types of braces. This picture shows one style.

A dorsal hybrid night splint works much like a brace for a broken leg. It keeps the foot stable and prevents it from moving around. Night splints are typically used for short-term treatment of plantar fasciitis.

What are some other treatments?

While you use night splints, you can continue other treatments with nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), physical therapy, or orthotic devices.

Source: (peacehealth.org)

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HCPCS CODE L4386

MD Buying Group provides possible coding suggestions based on publicly-available information as a convenience to our customers. It is within the sole discretion of the customer to determine the appropriate billing code, as well as whether the use of a product complies with medical necessity standards and meets all documentation requirements of the payor. MD Buying Group accepts no responsibility whatsoever in this regard, nor does MDBG make claims, promises or guarantees as to the availability of reimbursement for any product.

HCPCS CODE L4387

MD Buying Group provides possible coding suggestions based on publicly-available information as a convenience to our customers. It is within the sole discretion of the customer to determine the appropriate billing code, as well as whether the use of a product complies with medical necessity standards and meets all documentation requirements of the payor. MD Buying Group accepts no responsibility whatsoever in this regard, nor does MDBG make claims, promises or guarantees as to the availability of reimbursement for any product.