Northwest Podiatric Laboratory is the secret weapon for healthcare professionals and patients seeking to lessen or eliminate foot pain.

Since 1964, podiatrists, physical therapists, pedorthists and more have trusted NWPL’s experience and craftsmanship to help their patients live pain-free lives.

Using social media allows us to share the heart of our company and people. Yes, we craft amazing custom foot orthotics, but taking care of each other, our community, the environment, healthcare professionals AND the people who will wear what be make is our core mission.

Stay in the loop by following and liking NWPL on your favorite social media platforms!




“It’s important that healthcare professionals and patients see that NWPL is more than just another orthotic manufacturer,” says Luke Wyatt, NWPL’s Director of Marketing. “Hundreds of individuals and companies mold plastic and glue foam, but there’s only one company in North America weaving together heritage, craftsmanship, innovation and a heart for people – and that’s Northwest Podiatric Laboratory.”

Our team of talented technicians craft custom foot orthotics to treat many types of foot pain.

  • Plantar fasciitis
  • Bunions
  • Hammer toes
  • Heel spurs
  • Metatarsalgia
  • Morton’s neuroma
  • Posterior tibial tendon dysfunction (PTTD)
  • Adult acquired flatfoot (AAF)
  • Sesamoiditis/hallux limitus
  • Lateral ankle instability/peroneal tendonitis
  • More

We’re continually innovating and can’t wait to share what’s next!  Follow NWPL today!



Northwest Podiatric Laboratory is an industry leader in custom foot orthotics and related technologies. Dennis Brown, a retired British soldier, elite athlete and natural-born inventor founded the company in 1964 and was joined by a biomechanics pioneer, Dr. Chris Smith, in 1974. With an exclusive blend of science, craftsmanship and innovation, the partners have built a company that utilizes proprietary production techniques and technology to produce orthotics with a unique shape and unparalleled performance. Northwest Podiatric Laboratory has helped over a million people suffering foot pain to lead better, pain-free lives. Learn more at

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