Comfort Shoe Specialists carries the world’s finest shoes from around the world to meet all YOUR comfort footwear needs. From walking shoes to dress shoes and comfort boots to work boots to casual shoes and boots to slippers to walking and comfort dress sandals to custom made shoes and boots, we can fit anyone!
Mission statement: Combine soft, uniquely-durable, and breathable boiled wool with the foot support necessary to keep you health, energized, and comfortable all day long.
The Giesswein family has been committed to the environment since our first batch of boiled wool was created in Austria in 1954. Using Mother Nature’s most renewable, recyclable ingredients-wool, water, and natural rubber-we start with an economical use of resources, continue, with non-polluting production, and finish with a natural way of packaging.
Features Anatomically-correct, removable foot beds. These are great as Recovery Footwear, loose support for lounging, traveling (airport and other transportation), as well as dinner and movie.
Telic designed and manufactured in the good old USA
Cushioned support in thong and slide styling in vibrant colors of cherry, orange, grape, lime, and aqua as well as basic navy, chocolate, white, and black. Good arch support with mild rocker sole is a winning combination. So winning that they have been awarded Reader’s Choice from www.About.com and New York Times: Best Comfort Shoe for 2013.
For Spring 2014: Clogs are expected!
Telic is another species of footwear that work well as Recovery Shoes, loose support so feet can relax with support.
Alegria Shoes designed in California
Unique and fun, these rocker-bottom shoes come in exciting colors and functions from clogs and sandals to professional non-slip models for occupations like nursing.
Mephisto Shoes, the world’s finest walking shoe
Mephisto offers dress shoes, casual shoes, hiking and walking shoes for men and women. They are technologically advanced, durable and most models can even be re-constructed, offering a lifespan of up to 20 years!
Oofos Shoes combine fun and function
The patented foot-bed design delivers an unprecedented experience because of its unique energy absorption capabilities. You may think these initial designs look like something you’ve seen before, but the OOFOS brand experience is like nothing you’ve ever felt before. We are phasing out of Oofos and all in-stock styles are 10% OFF.
Fidelio Shoes from Austria
European manufactured style, quality, comfort and design have come together to make sandals and shoes for everyone. Now available in the US, Fidelio is an Austrian design that comes in many styles and colors. See the available styles. From sandals to casuals to Mary Janes to Boots, bunion areas of all shoes are soft and accommodating so break in is easy.
Joya Shoes from Switzerland
Experience effortless walking! Joya uses futuristic internationally patented Sole Technology that delivers a sensation while walking that has really never before been encountered. You are given the emotional experience of walking effortlessly on a concrete planet. It’s not about sculpting and toning a chiseled physique. It’s not about being the “cure-all” shoe for orthopedic pain. It’s simply about making walking a joyful and effortless experience. Joya is being phased out and current in-stock styles are 30% OFF!
Finn Comfort from Germany
Der Schuh zum Wohlfuhlen means “The shoes with the wonderful feeling!” This phrase is on every box lid, describing the wonderful feeling when these comfort shoes are slipped on. Using the finest, vegetable tanned leathers, Finn Comfort footwear can be resoled in our store, assuring their long lasting comfort. Each pair of Finn Comfort footwear comes with removable insoles of cork and latex, covered with leather. As pedorthists and custom shoe makers, Comfort Shoe Specialists customizes the foot beds to YOUR feet and needs. If you have a pair that isn’t customized, bring them to us and we will “read the insoles” then customize for your feet. The best can even be better after modified by Comfort Shoe Specialists!
Naot from Israel
Fashion and practical comfort sandals, clogs, dress, and casuals are made on Kibbutz Naot. The elegant foundations offer fashion comfort while the casual styles have removable foot beds that can be customized for YOUR foot pain relief or preventive care, supporting the four arches of your feet for better foot health.
Ziera (formerly Kumfs) from New Zealand
Kumfs is now Ziera! Accompanying this modern name are updated styles: fashion comfort in medium, wide, and extra wide widths! Just like women’s lifestyles, shoes for dress to impress and casuals for everyday, Kumfs Ziera has beautifully made products with removable insoles to house your custom orthotics or we will customize the insoles whenever needed. Boots with extra large calves are always a big hit…who can wear those skinny topped boots? We appreciate being able to zip those tops up easily!
BeautiFeel from Israel
Footwear that feels BEAUTIFUL! Gorgeous Italian leathers and latex soles that cushion and wear like iron are the calls from these fashion comfort styles. Sandals that accommodate bunions while providing soft coverage are just one reason that BeautiFeels are popular with working women and those retiring to an easier, softer way of life.
THINK! from Europe
Orthopedic Art best describes THINK! footwear. Made from finest leathers and soling materials, the removable insoles can be customized or replaced with your custom orthotics. These vary from HIGH Fashion to Funky Fashion, with patchwork clogs and sandals being perennial favorites. Face sandals are available in several colors and continue to intrigue with the impish grins.
Aravon by New Balance
Motivated to provide women with more comfort is the impetus of Aravon, made only for women. Offering slip-ons for catching that plane or dress shoes for dancing all night, Aravon has removable insoles that provide support and comfort. Able to be customized for your foot requirements, the removable foot beds can easily be modified or replaced with your custom orthotic devices. Our pedorthists are experts at co-coordinating solutions with needs. The Stride Arc bottoms are excellent for hallux limitus and hallux rigidus as well as metatarsalgia.
Dunham by New Balance
Men’s Wear: a lot of features (water proof, Roll Bar Support, Absorb cushioning) for the buck! From casual slip-ons and oxfords to boat shoes with support to dress wear to hiking boots (the Cloud is back!), Dunham fits almost any man, from size 6 to 20 from B to EEEEEE! All have removable insoles to accommodate custom orthotics.
Alden made in USA
Workhorses of fine leathers and still made in the U.S.! Removable insoles can be replaced with custom orthotics, Alden footwear can take care of demanding flat feet. Their dress shoes are high fashion and one of the only providers of true cordovan leathers shoes. These investment shoes can be resoled, providing long relationships of health and comfort.
Tauer & Johnson made in Mexico
Made to order footwear. Mismates are accommodated easily with high fashion footwear. Choices of more than 50 models, leathers, and soling means unlimited possibilities for style and comfort. They specialize in American Bison leather, especially for golf and hiking footwear since it expands as the feet heat up but the leather recovers when cooled. The linings are luxuriously soft comfort. Fine craftsmanship, these are resoleable and can be made with removable foot beds to fit your custom orthotics devices.
Wingtip and plain toe dress and casual shoes with Vibram soles, Sequoia shoes come in sizes to fit most: 6 to 20 and widths B to EEEE. Resoleable and removable insoles to accommodate your custom orthotics devices, Sequoia helps the most fastidious be fashionably comfortable in men’s wear.
Beast and Ariel take care of highly challenged feet who need the most stability. Physicians recommend and rely on these models, coupled with custom orthotics, to take care of over-pronating or over-supinating individuals. The wide base of support is strong, prevents being run over. GTS 10 and Addiction Walkers are the other models carried at Comfort Shoe Specialists. These are strong models that support well, especially when coupled with custom orthotic devices. Multiple widths and sizes fit almost everyone!
Modern orthopedic footwear from dress to walking to hiking to athletics, Aetrex has evolved from Apex Orthopedic Footwear. Still offering the best removable insoles with longitudinal and metatarsal supports. Some models have multiple layers that accommodate AFO’s (Ankle Foot Orthoses) and gauntlets (leather ankle supports). Comfort Shoe Specialists are experts at fitting AFO’s and Arizona Braces.
Women’s models are excellent, reasonably priced support that offer low fashion for everyday work and play. Several models and leather colors to choose from, Aetrex provides solutions for foot problems from fitting challenges to the most complex foot conditions. Removable foot beds can be customized by Comfort Shoe Specialists or from I-Step instructions on the Mozaic insoles.
Great fitting athletic and walking shoes, good heel fit is a feature appreciated by many with “narrow heels.” The Grid Integrity model has stretch panels across the balls of the feet that accommodate bunions and bunionettes. Starting in spring of 2014 we are stocking running shoes as well. All models have removable foot beds to accommodate orthotic devices.
Work and Hiking Boots with great fit and good looks. Waterproof, lightweight, Vibram outsoles that are slip resistant are features in every boot we carry. Also available with composite safety toes and ion mask barriers. Approved for police and correctional workers, these offer support and good fit since they are available in generous medium and wide widths. Removable insoles will accommodate custom orthotics.
Haflinger from Germany
Hugs for your feet! Wool felt, contoured footed clogs are favorites to wear after work and as house shoes. These can also be worn for errands and out to dinner. As one customer said, “These were perfect for the Super Bowl gathering.” We recommend Haflinger for fat pad atrophy and plantar fasciitis relief. From structured clogs to softer slippers with hard or soft soles, Haflinger are wellness footwear with contoured foot beds.
ProCare Dealers mean specialized training for fit and knowledge of foot conditions. We carry only the best models though the entire New Balance line is available to order. Multiple sizes and widths have made New Balance one of the best fitting brands in the US. We carry models made in the USA from AA to EEEEEE and up to size 20! Removable insoles accommodate custom orthoses.
We recommend Sole Orthotics or Birkenstock Blue Foot beds to improve foot comfort. Want the best? Our custom orthotics improve energy by supporting all four arches of each foot while improving ankle stability. And they come with our Comfort Guarantee.
Drew Orthopedic Shoes
Long used for complex orthopedic foot issues, Drew Villager, Blazer, and Tracker have long medial and lateral counters for foot and ankle stability (pronation and supination). Drew Bloom is popular for women who wear custom orthotics and AFO’s and Arizona braces who want dressier orthopedic shoes. Truly low fashion that provides functionality for challenging feet in several colors.
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