Physical Therapist Specialized Treatment – 1 hour. Orthotic Therapy. The term ‘orthotic’ can refer to almost any device which is worn inside a shoe. Items called “orthotics” can be found in infomercials, retail stores and even at trade shows. There are three very different types of Orthotic Therapy custom, customized and off-the-shelf. Orthotic therapy is a calculated and responsible approach to optimising foot function and controlling other causative factors to improve foot health and wellbeing for the long-term. Orthotics are custom-made to control each individuals painful foot function problems. Total cost is one hour of consultation and does not include custom orthotics. Not included are diagnostic studies, consultations with additional specialists and cost of complication management; travel, food and lodging.