What size aircast do I need?


Size Men Shoe Size Women Shoe Size
Small 4-7 5-8
Medium 7-10 8-11
Large 10-13 11-15
XLarge 13+ 15+

How do you know what size walking boot you need?

Hiking boots should fit snug everywhere, tight nowhere and offer room to wiggle your toes. Try them on at the end of the day (after feet swell) and with the socks you plan to wear. Know your size. It’s best to have your foot’s length, width and arch length measured on a specially calibrated fit device at REI.

How long is an Aircast boot?

They prevent more damage and help the area heal. Your doctor may have you use a boot for 1 to 6 weeks. How long you wear it depends on how serious your injury is. Orthopedic boots are removable, and most of them can be adjusted.

How tight should my Aircast boot be?

Tighten the straps so they are snug but not too tight. The boot should limit movement but not cut off your blood flow. If your boot has one or more air chambers, pump them up as directed by your healthcare provider. Stand up and take a few steps to practice walking.

How many hours a day should I wear my aircast?

DO wear your sock and boot any time you are on your feet. DO spend about 2 to -3 hours each day with your ankle elevated above the level of your heart.

Are you supposed to sleep with an Aircast on?

Depending on your injury, it is sometimes recommended that you sleep with your walker boot on so that you continue receiving support. If you do have to leave the boot on, loosen the straps for comfort.

What is air boot cast?

An air cast boot encases the injured joint or foot inside an air cushion, which is in turn encased in a hard plastic shell. As an alternative to a traditional cast, the air cast boot promotes faster healing time, more mobility, and the ability to remove the cast so the injury can be exposed to fresh air or for convenience when showering.

What is cast boot?

A cast boot is a shoe which has been designed to fit over a cast, typically a walking cast. People wear cast boots to protect their casts and to help them walk as normally and comfortably as possible while wearing the cast. Orthopedists often have cast boots in their offices, providing them to patients during treatment,…

What is air walker boot?

The MaxTrax Air Walker is a completely adjustable walking boot. This boot supports healing ankles that are recovering from injury or surgery. The Air Walker increases stability while decreasing pain and edema. This boot provides a cost-effective option for serial casting and support.