Heel Cushions

Heel pain affects a lot of people, whether it's heel spurs, plantar fasciitis, arthritis or something else. When it hits you, just standing up can feel like an overwhelming challenge. Thankfully, using heel cushions or heel pads can make a huge difference, alleviating the pain and letting you get on with work.

Bauerfeind have developed a special viscoelastic gel pad that works to perfectly support each part of your heel while your standing or moving to relieve the pain. From simple heel inserts to braces using heel pads, we've got the right support for you.

Find answers to the most common questions.

Will these just relieve pain or actually help?

Heel pain can come from a huge range of issues, be it congenital problems with your foot, something developed over time or a recent injury. As a minimum, Bauerfeind's heel cushions relieve pain and pressure on the heel for more comfortable walking. In many cases however, they can also improve posture and foot positioning, benefiting you long-term.

Can I still play sports in these?

Virtually all of our supports are designed for active use, whether it's on the sports field, in the gym, or just for a run around the block.�

What makes these products better than others?

Simply put, Bauerfeind have set the global standard for medical braces, compression and insoles. Using the highest quality materials to construct decades-refined products that have been clinically proven to address a vast range of issues. There's no substitute for quality, and Bauerfeind have that from the simplest strap to the largest brace.

How do I take care of these products?

Virtually all of our products can be machine washed on a cold gentle cycle and air dried out of direct sunlight. Putting them on and taking them off carefully is recommended, and for specific product care, refer to the product manual or contact our friendly staff.

What is the warranty for these products?

All supports and insoles come with a 12 month warranty, and compression stockings with a 3 month warranty for any manufacturers faults. At any point if you've got issues with the product or aren't sure if something is wrong, just contact our helpful staff.

How do I know they'll fit?

Bauerfeind have an incredibly extensive sizing system for our products based off of hundreds of thousands of patient measurements. The perfect anatomic fit system we use means that the supports are designed to fit your body, not the other way around. (We also offer custom options for a range of our products for those rare few who still can't fit into our sizing range).