Northwest Select Orthotics™ make ordering custom orthotics for a variety of activities and types of foot pain as simple as checking a box.

Unsure what to order? Worried about “over ordering?” Looking for ordering ideas?  Interested in a Northwest-exclusive specialty design?

Select from a variety of clearly named configurations, each based on successful patient outcomes achieved by thousands of healthcare professionals over 55 years.

Options for Northwest Select Orthotics™ are broken into two categories: Activity/use and Foot pain/pathology.



Athletic – Low profile shoes

Athletic – Standard/high profile shoes

Athletic – Standard/high profile shoes + lateral stability

Accommodative – Control + comfort

Accommodative – Comfort

Dress – Heel below 1.5″

Dress – Heel above 1.5″





Foot pain/pathology

Adult Acquired Flatfoot (AAF) / Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction (PTTD)

Plantar fasciitis

Heel spurs


Sesamoiditis / hallux limitus

Lateral ankle instability / peroneal tendonitis

Gait plate – Adult, promote in-toe

Gait plate – Adult, promote out-toe

Gait plate – Child, promote in-toe

Gait plate – Child, promote out-toe


NWPL is a fully custom orthotic lab so, beyond the solutions provided by Northwest Select Orthotics™, we craft orthotics for all common types of foot pain: Achilles tendinitis, Achilles tendon rupture, Bone spurs, Bunions, Bursitis, Flatfeet, Haglund’s deformity, Hammertoe and mallet toe, Metatarsalgia, Morton’s neuromoa, Tarsal tunnel syndrome, Tendinitis and more.

For healthcare professionals who prefer ultimate control over every detail, the You Build Orthotics™ line keeps traditional “a la carte” ordering unchanged.

Order Northwest Select Orthotics™ using NWPL’s print Rx form or the SmartCast® app.


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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