Orthotics is the practice of designing, fabricating, fitting, adjusting, or servicing of an orthosis. An orthosis is generally prescribed to correct or alleviate neuromuscular or musculoskeletal dysfunction, disease, injury, or deformity. Orthotics may be prescribed by a physician to control or guide an extremity, provide joint alignment or aid in rehabilitation after a fracture. 

Dickson Orthotics & Prosthetics has highly trained orthotists on staff to treat all kinds of orthotic patients from fractures to nerve disorders. We manufacture many custom orthotics as well as provide off-the-shelf orthosis. 

Some of the most common devices we make or stock include:


  • Custom and Prefabricated Cervical Orthoses
  • Custom LSOs (lumbar-sacral-orthoses)
  • Custom TLSO (thoracic-lumbar-sacral orthoses)
  • Prefabricated LSOs and TLSOs


Lower Extremity

  • Custom KAFOs (knee-ankle-foot orthoses)
  • Custom AFOs (ankle-foot orthoses)
  • Lower extremity fracture bracing
  • Plantar fasciitis night splints
  • Custom knee braces for ligament injuries and osteoarthritis
  • Prefabricated knee braces

Upper Extremity

  • Fracture devices
  • Cervical collars and splints
  • Figure-of-8 Slings
  • Carpal tunnel splints
  • Cubital tunnel splints

Pedorthotic Devices

  • Custom and prefabricated foot orthotics
  • Diabetic foot orthotics
  • Orthopedic shoes
  • Shoe lift
  • Corrective devices to control varus/valgus and supination/pronation of the foot and ankle


 Dickson Orthotics & Prosthetics, LLC  |  127 Crestview Park Drive, Suite 104  |  Dickson  |  TN  | 37055 

Office: 615-740-0177  |  Fax: 615-740-1154 

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