Physical Therapy Products and Supports for the Lower LegA variety of physical therapy equipment and compression sleeves for stretching, strengthening, and protecting the calf, Achilles, shins, and lower leg.
Injuries to the lower leg, calf, and shin can be painful and make it difficult to walk, run, and compete. Common lower leg injuries include calf strains, shin splints, tibial and fibular stress fractures, circulation disorders, and Achilles tendonitis. Calf and lower leg braces, shin splint supports, and compression sleeves can help stabilize and protect the leg muscles and bones while they heal. Runners and patients with circulatory disorders often find that calf compression stockings, sleeves, and socks help improve blood flow, decrease swelling, and reduce leg fatigue. A variety of physical therapy equipment for stretching and strengthening the calf muscles and Achilles is also available.