Anyone who has suffered from neuropathy knows you can experience pain in your feet, which can affect your ability to walk. Luckily, there are shoes out there that can help ease any discomfort you might experience. These shoes are designed to provide the comfort to relieve any pain while walking. For people who struggle to find shoes that make it easier to be on their feet, here are some of the best shoes for neuropathy.
8. Gravity Defyer Mighty Walk
This is the best shoe to provide relief for heel or foot pain. It has a seamless interior that will keep sensitive feet from becoming irritated. Its insoles can be removed for any needed orthotic support. It is lightweight, has extra toe room and VersoShock technology; all in a sleek design. People have reported feeling no pain while walking around in this shoe. It is ranked number 35 in ballet and dance shoes, and number 83 in walking shoes for women. Simply calling them comfortable would be an understatement.
7. Orthofeet Breeze
This is a recommended shoe for neuropathy. These shoes include arch support and full protection for pressure points. Orthofeet’s goal is to design shoes with the best comfort and therapeutic features. It provides comfort and relief from any lower body pain (foot, heel, knee, etc). It is designed with extra toe space to allow your feet to rest naturally and comfortably. And there are shoes designed with extra width for women who need it. This shoe has proved to be perfect for people who have had trouble finding a shoe that specifically fits their feet.
6. Dr. Comfort Performance X
This is a men’s Performance X Double Depth shoe. Made with leather and padded lining, this shoe is designed to be worn for neuropathy. It includes a Gel insert and extra depth for the people who need it. There are elastic shoe strings to make them easy to put on and take back off. And they come with regular shoe strings if you end up not liking the elastic. (For some people, they fit better without the elastic). It is ranked number 41 in tennis shoes and number 93 in walking shoes for men. They combine the function and comfort of diabetic/neuropathic shoes with the appearance of normal, athletic shoes. Users have enjoyed the fact that these shoes are design to look normal while relieving them of their pain.
5. Orthofeet Verve
Another Orthofeet shoe, this one is similar to the one mentioned above. It has a lightweight sole and air cushioning to soften your step and add a spring to it. Its cushion system relieves stress on your joints and enhances your stability, letting you walk without any pain or discomfort. It has features designed for arch support, neuropathy, arthritis and heel pain to name a few. They are seen as perfect, beyond comfortable walking shoes. Some users have even reported that these shoes make you feel like you’re walking on air (or on a pillow).
4. Orthofeet Tahoe
Being an Orthofeet shoe as well, it also has arch support and cushioning. It is designed with extra depth and toe room. Its interior is padded with foam to provide comfort to sensitive feet and protection against pressure points. This is the best footwear for neuropathy, plantar fasciitis, foot pain and various other lower body pain. It can be the shoe of choice if your daily routine involves a lot of being on your feet. Whether the pain is mostly or completely gone, people have noticed a different while wearing Orthofeet shoes.
3. Orthofeet Sprint
An Orthofeet shoe for men. It is made of leather and has the same orthotic comfort and support features as the shoes mentioned above. It has the same extra depth and cushioning. It’s the perfect footwear for men with neuropathy and any lower body pain, sensitive feet, hammer toes, etc. These shoes have been reported to work a lot better than other athletic or diabetic shoes meant to relieve foot pain. People who suffer from foot pain, whether it’s from neuropathy or arthritis, have loved these shoes. They’re not willing to consider any other brands after trying Orthofeet.
2. Orthofeet Ergonomic
The stride design of this shoe, and the Orthofeet shoes mentioned above, has a cushioned sole and air pockets/gel padding under the heel. This works to reduce pressure and make every step you take soft. Every shoe has cushioning and arch support to help relieve pain while walking. These shoes having Velcro straps instead of laces make them easy to slide on and back off. Millions of people have been able to use this shoe to walk around in comfort. It has been ranked number 19 in women’s walking shoes. With this list being mostly composed of the Orthofeet brand, it is the go to shoe for people who have neuropathy.
1. Skechers Afterburn
Skechers is a leading brand in the footwear industry. It’s designed to be appealing to everyone, and it is. It includes a padded collar, a memory foam insole and a rubber sole. Its affordable prices and high quality design is what has made it so successful. It provides the comfort and support that people with foot pain need. And users have reported these shoes lasting longer than other brands.