Frequently Asked Questions

QUESTION:
HOW OFTEN DOES MY CHILD NEED TO BE REFITTED ON AVERAGE?

ANSWER:
INFANT 1-3 YEARS               3-4 MONTHS
PRESCHOOLER 3-5             4-5 MONTHS
CHILD 5-7                              5-6 MONTHS
YOUTH 7-9                            6-8 MONTHS

QUESTION:
WHAT TYPE OF SHOE IS BEST FOR MY CHILD?

ANSWER:
EACH CHILD IS EVALUATED FROM THEIR MOTOR SKILLS, THE SHOE THAT IS BEST WILL BE WHAT WORKS WELL WITH THEIR DEVELOPMENT AND MOTOR SKILLS.

QUESTION:
WHEN SHOULD MY CHILD GET HIS / HER SHOES?

ANSWER:
IT IS DIFFICULT TO GIVE YOU A CHRONOLOGICAL ANSWER. THE BEST ADVICE IS WHEN BABY IS SUPPORTING HIS/HER OWN WEIGHT OR MOVING AROUND FURNITURE. THAT CAN BE AS EARLY AS 9 MONTHS OR LATE AS 15 MONTHS. DON’T BE ALARMED IF YOUR BABY IS ONE YEAR OLD AND NOT WALKING. THIS IS COMMON IN ABOUT 20% OF OUR CHILDREN.