This high top shoe has been specifically developed to fit diabetic feet. The ON STEAM® lining wicks away moisture and the high-density foam limits friction and pressure points. Combined with an overflowing slip sole, it protects the foot from external elements and prevents the appearance of lesions. In addition, the combination of the lace and the zipper will allow an easy and precise fitting on a daily basis.
For which pathologies ?
- Foot problem
- Wide width
Characteristics of the Octavio from Podowell
This diabetic shoe for men is available in black color and in sizes 6,5 UK - 8 US to 6,5 UK - 8 US.
This shoe for diabetic foot protects the feet from the outside elements, limits friction and areas of overpressure, evacuates moisture and prevents areas of lesions.
The upper of the shoe will bring a feeling of stability and will protect the fragile ankles.
These diabetic shoes have maximum space to accommodate a very swollen, diabetic or recently operated foot. This corresponds to a K or M width. It can accommodate wide or very wide feet.
The wide opening allows you to put your foot on easily. Even if it is not very mobile or painful.
The support of the forefoot is optimal for more stability because the foot will be well maintained in the shoe.
Closing is done with a double zipper. This type of closure will allow for a very wide opening, easy donning and optimal support. With the lacing, it will be easy to adjust the interior volume of the shoe.
The stability of the hindfoot is ensured by a good holding buttress at the back of the shoe. This is ideal for unstable feet.
The quilted collar at the top of the upper provides comfortable support even with a swollen ankle.
To help you put the shoes on, you can use the back zipper.
- Leather used in manufacturing to obtain a flexible and durable product.
- The inner lining is anti-microbial, anti-bacterial, anti-odor and hypoallergenic. This Onsteam® lining, which is the result of technological research, allows absorption and elimination of perspiration. So your feet stay dry no matter what the weather.
The lining is treated with Sanitized antimicrobial from Podowell. This type of treatment reduces the growth of yeasts, fungi and other bacteria on a long-term basis. It is a long-lasting protection that considerably reduces hygiene problems and bad odours.
To protect sensitive feet, the manufacturing was made without protruding seams on the forefoot. This considerably reduces friction with the upper of the shoe and protects the feet from irritation.
Made of microfiber with a shock absorbing foam, the comfort insole allows a good evacuation of perspiration and a good air circulation thanks to its perforations. For impeccable hygiene, it has undergone an antibacterial treatment.
There are removable soles and an additional spacer also removable. You can therefore easily accommodate your orthopedic insoles and adjust the footwear volume if you have a swollen foot or thick plantar orthotics.
Walk in complete tranquility with this outsole made of polyurethane. A very light, shock-absorbing, non-slip and flexible material.
The outsole is designed to allow for better stability when walking with its greater nesting width.
The design of the sole has been studied to avoid slipping. There are two anti-slip pads in the support zones, but the foot is not blocked thanks to the contour.
The stitching all around the sole allows a better resistance over time.
The heel height is 15 mm.
Instructions for use
You can adapt the interior fit volume by leaving or removing the insole and / or midsole.
Dust off the leather, apply a shoe polish evenly and let dry. You can then polish with a soft cloth.
The insole is hand washable at 30 °C.
Choice of size
Octavio shoes of the brand Podowell fit normally. We therefore advise you to choose your usual size.
To find your size easily, consult our size guide.
And if you still have a doubt about the choice of size and width, do not hesitate to contact us.