ACC Orthotics

If you have an ACC covered injury, you may be eligible to have your orthotics funded by ACC. However, the following criteria applies.

Criteria:

The need for orthotics must be caused by your injury. The orthotics must be beneficial to your treatment.

You must have an orthotic prescription from a medical specialist. Unfortunately, a prescription from a GP is not accepted.

Acceptable medical specialists:

  • Sports medicine specialist

  • Orthopedic surgeon

  • General Surgeon

  • Plastic surgeon

  • Rheumatologist
     

If you have an injury but do not have a referral from a medical specialist, you may still be eligible! Contact the Step Up Podiatry clinic and one of our podiatrist will be happy discuss your case