Monthly Archives: August 2013

MD3 Prototype

This happy mom and babe are testing a MD3 prototype brace at Maitland Cottage (Red Cross Children’s Hospital, Cape Town). A few organisations and companies are working on low cost braces that can be mass-produced. This one is by MD Orthopaedics.


Cutie from Kimberley in his night-night shoes brace

“Parents of infants born with clubfeet may be reassured that their baby, if otherwise normal, when treated by expert hands will have normal looking feet with normal function for all practical purposes. The well treated clubfoot is no handicap and is fully compatible with normal, active life.” Ignacio Ponseti, M.D.