Blog by Vancouver Orthotics, Hycroft Medical Building (113-3195 Granville St @ 16th Ave)

Sun Life Extended Health Coverage and Custom Orthotics

December 16th, 2016
If you have extended health coverage through Sun Life Financial, then you may have coverage for your custom orthotic inserts or shoes. If you have been prescribed custom orthotic footwear** (either inserts or shoes) by your physician, podiatrist, chiropodist, or orthopedic surgeon you have come to the right place! Here at Vancouver Orthotics we can assist you in submitting your insurance clai ...

Orthotic Coverage with Great-West Life: Everything You Need to Know

December 10th, 2016
Have you been prescribed custom orthotic inserts by your physician or podiatrist?** Do you have extended health benefits through Great-West Life with coverage for custom orthotic inserts or orthopedic shoes? If so, you’ve come to the right place. Here at Vancouver Orthotics we can assist you in submitting your insurance claim form to Great-West Life by ensuring you have all the necessary pape ...

Orthotic Coverage with Pacific Blue Cross

December 10th, 2016
Do you have extended health benefits through Pacific Blue Cross with coverage for custom orthotic inserts? If so, you may be looking at your Custom Foot Orthotics Claiming Checklist in bewilderment, or worse yet you could be wondering where that checklist even is. No need to fear, here at Vancouver Orthotics we can assist you in submitting your insurance claim form to Pacific Blue Cross. We w ...

Beyond Foam Box Imprints: 3D Foot Scans for Custom Orthotics

December 9th, 2016
The methods to creating a custom orthotic insert have certainly changed over the years. If you’ve ever had a plaster cast made of your foot, then you’re all too familiar with the mess and the time it takes to make. After a plaster cast, the foam box imprinting method was a welcomed change, and a method we used here at Vancouver Orthotics for quite some time. After all, standing on a piece of ...