This revolutionary new AFO is new to the Podiatry market and is changing the lives of drop foot patients across the world! Find out how to prescribe the XTERN in your clinic.

“It changed my life! (This) should be the only brace for foot drop.”

– Joe Smith

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The XTERN AFO for Drop Foot _ Give your patients their lives back! (00:02:20 min)

Give Your Patient’s Their Life Back!

The XTERN Drop Foot AFO is a game-changing solution for people who are affected by foot drop.

This brace allows for running, walking, hiking in the mountains – as far and as long as you want to go – without any discomforts. It has been tested in many conditions including: marathons, triathlons, endurance activities and adventures in the wild backcountry.

The device controls foot drop and allows easy plantarflexion in order to keep maximum ankle range of motion and calf muscle strength.

It attaches totally outside the shoe to maximize comfort and prevent skin breakdown or rubbing injuries to the foot.

100% Transferable
to footwear with laces or straps


The  XTERN FIT KIT is an XTERN Adjustable Fit Brace used for clinical evaluation. It will allow your patients to “Try It Now” and discover the ultimate comfort of XTERN Drop Foot AFO. The symmetrical design of the XTERN will fit Right & Left and can be adjusted on any shoe size in 1 minute.

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XTERN Demo Kit Fitting Instructions (00:04:53 min)


The XTERN FIT KIT AFOs offers the same dorsiflexion and mechanical efficiency as the final XTERN AFO. Its dynamic dorsiflexion assistance will provide an incomparable fluid and natural walking gait pattern.

Suitable from 2.5 US – 16 US shoe size.

On the photo, left to right:

  • XTERN FIT BRACE :  Medium
  • XTERN FIT BRACE :  Small


  • 3 Fit braces: Large – Medium – Small
  • Shoe Clips
  • Zip Ties
  • Allen Key
  • Fitting Instructions

Maximizing functionality & comfort

clinical indications:

  • Drop Foot & Dorsiflexion Weakness
  • Peroneal Nerve Injury
  • Charcot Marie Tooth (CMT)
  • Stroke (CVA)Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Cerebral Palsy (CP)
  • Guillain-Barre Syndrome (GBS)
  • Motor Neuropathy
  • Motor Neurone Disease (MND)

features & benefits:

  • Exoskeleton Design Fits onto the Outside of the Shoe
  • No Skin Contact with Foot or Ankle
  • Energy Return due to patented design
  • Easily Conforms to Uneven Ground and Slopes
  • Highly Durable Thermoplastic (2 year warranty)
  • Heat Adjustable (to change width and dorsiflexion strength)
  • Easily Transferable from Shoe to Shoe
  • Symmetrical Design, Fits both Right & Left Foot
  • Easily Positioned to Invert or Evert the Foot if Required

can be used with:

  • Trainers/Running Shoes
  • Lace and Velcro-Fastening Shoes/Boots
  • Walking Shoes/Boots
  • Safety Work Boots/shoes
  • Dress Shoes
  • Sandals

clinical limitations:

  • Inappropriate Footwear
  • Gross Fixed Deformities of the Foot and Ankle
  • Severe Spasticity (Hypertonicity)

playing sports

For active individuals or athletes that have been stricken with drop foot – hopeless to never run again.

The XTERN can help!

daily walking

For gait and balance issues that keep a patient from walking properly. For patients who trip over themselves simply trying to walk.

The XTERN can help!

get back to work

For those who fear losing their job because drop foot makes it difficult to do their work.

The XTERN can help!


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