Firefly Distributes Social Good Session Monies

Firefly raised over £1,000 at the Firefly Summit 2017 during the Social Good Sessions. We're delighted to announce all monies have been distributed equally to each of the three projects that featured during the sessions.

Casting for Richie Brace

The Riche Brace range of AFOs are growing in popularity for the treatment of a range of hindfoot & ankle pathologies. Find out how to cast for this innovative ankle foot orthoses and how you can grow the scope of your practice with this device.

Watch the Firefly Summit Presentations

The presentations from the Firefly Summit are now free to view on the Firefly website. Watch 20 of the UK and Ireland's leading podiatrists offer their 'clinical gold' at the podiatric event of the year.

How can we help?

Make your visit to the College of Podiatry annual conference as beneficial as possible, let us know how Firefly can help you!

The Joy of Scanning

The argument for introducing digital scanning to your prescription work-flow is compelling. Arrive at positive patient outcomes faster, reduce administrative burden and add greater efficiency to your clinic.

Galway Podiatrist wins MESI device | Firefly Summit

Galway podiatrist Angela McAnearney was the lucky winner of the much sought after MESI ABPI MD diagnostic machine at the recent #FireflySummit.

Firefly Summit 2017: A conference with a difference

The podiatric event of the year isn't all about podiatry. Delegates of the Firefly Summit 2017 will be experiencing all the very best Sligo has to offer. Find out just what they'll be getting up to.

The Foot Project to Bring Aid to Migrant Crisis.

The Foot Project team are preparing for their second trip to Greece to treat migrants that have landed in Europe.
Firefly Medical Advisory Board

Firefly Announce Medical Advisory Board

Firefly Orthoses announce the formation of a Medical Advisory Board. Find out more about the seven internationally renowned professionals whom who offer insight and direction to Firefly Orthoses.

Excellence in Healthcare 2017

We're back on the road again, this time visiting Glasgow to attend the Excellence in Healthcare conference. The event runs across the 8th and 9th of June…

2017 Northern Ireland Annual Conference

Firefly Orthoses are exhibiting at the SCP Northern Ireland Conference in County Down this weekend. Make sure to visit Maurya and Sorcha at our stand in the Slieve Donard Resort.

Firefly is closed on Friday, March 17th | Saint Patrick's Day

Firefly Orthoses will be closed Friday, March 17th and reopen on Monday 20th. March 17th is a national holiday in Ireland, Saint Patrick's Day!

Firefly to Exhibit at Dynamic Practice | Coventry, March 2017

Firefly Orthoses will be exhibiting at the upcoming Dynamic Practice conference in Coventry from March 16th to 18th.

Firefly play small role in The Foot Project

The Foot Project saw a team of 6 podiatrists visit refugee camps in Greece in December 2016. Firefly donated a selection of over the counter orthoses which were prescribed refugee patients who could benefit from orthoses.

Plymouth University Launch Firefly Scholarship

Plymouth University announces the Firefly scholarship. The scholarship is for two final year school of podiatry students for the 2017/18 academic year.

Firefly Podiatrist promotes foot health in Tanzania

Podiatrist Sarah O'Connell visited Tanzania in her final year of study to bring her skills and knowledge to help communities in the East African country.

Firefly Orthoses Christmas Deadlines

Firefly would like to make our customers aware of the dates we will be closed during the Christmas and new year period.   Firefly Orthoses will…

Firefly Casting Demonstration COP Conference 2016

Due to the popularity of our casting demonstration session at the College of Podiatry Annual Conference 2016 we've uploaded the full 15 minutes of the demo to our website.

Win an iPad & Structure Sensor combo at Firefly stand

Win an iPad and Structure Sensor 3D scanner at the Firefly stand at this year's College of Podiatry Conference in Glasgow.

COP Conference, Glasgow | November 17th - 19th

Find out all Firefly will be offering at this year's #COPC16. We're introducing 3D scanners, hosting two workshops and launching our new over the counter NSOLS orthotics.

New Firefly Order Forms

At Firefly Orthoses we have updated our order forms.  Firefly's product range, specifically our line of Specialised Devices has expanded.  Adding these…

Camp Surf Social Good // Scholar Sponsorship

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This month Firefly is looking to the water.  Located on Ireland's north west coast Firefly, like the people of this region, is inspired by the Atlantic…

Firefly visit Medtech hub of United States

Martin McGeough of Firefly joins up with Enterprise Ireland trade mission to US mid-west. The trip focuses on developing connections between the regions MedTech companies and related Irish industry.

Claire Forbes visits Firefly

Claire Forbes, Jersey based podiatrist visits Firefly Orthoses where she picked up her new custom made foot orthoses.

Delrin: the high strength shell for ultra thin orthoses

We've added DELRIN® to our range of orthotic shell materials. DELRIN® offers compact density and high tensile strength to facilitate an ultra-thin orthotic.

Podiatric Sports Medicine Conference 2016 | London

Firefly Orthoses will be attending the forthcoming Podiatric Sports Medicine Conference at the Royal College of Surgeons, London, 2016.

Orthotic Top Cover Guide

All Firefly Orthoses devices are finished with a top cover, adding comfort for the patient and improving the aesthetic look of the finished orthotic device. This article explains all our top cover offerings.

Northern Ireland public holiday disrupts Firefly lead times

We wish to bring to your attention, the forthcoming public holiday in Northern Ireland will extend Firefly's lead times for all items in transit during…

Podopaediatrics Conference 2016, Birmingham.

Firefly Orthoses will be attending Podopaediatrics on July 1st. The event takes place at the Holiday Inn, Birmingham City Centre. Claire Carr will be attending the event for Firefly.

Firefly attend Foot Health 2016 | Kettering Conference Centre

Yes, yes, we're attending I-FAB 2016 in Berlin this week, but we're also maintaining our presence locally too! Firefly Orthoses is attending Foot Health…

FIREFLY attending i-FAB 2016, Berlin.

This week Firefly Orthoses will be attending the i-FAB conference in Berlin. The conference runs as part of Foot International 2016.

Podiatry at Plymouth University

Firefly Orthoses recently supported Plymouth University's promotion of their Podiatry degree. Find out more about the degree programme here.

Foot Health 2016 & other upcoming conferences

Keep up to date on all the conferences, events and expos Firefly Orthoses is attending this year, including the Foot International Conference in Berlin.

Firefly Orthoses closed for two dates in June

Please note, Firefly Orthoses will be closed on two dates during June 2016. Our offices will be closed on Friday, June 3rd and Monday, June 6th.

Alaa Razak visits Firefly Orthoses

Firefly Orthoses recently welcomed London based Podiatrist Alaa Razak to our offices and lab. Alaa is the latest Podiatrist to visit Firefly. If you are interested in visiting you'll find relevant information in this article.

High Heels hit the Headlines

As UK law, workplace dress codes and high heels collide, the Podiatry profession comes to the fore. Among all this Firefly Orthoses can offer a solution to the pain caused by high heels.

Guidelines for treating the Diabetic foot

Analysis of recent literature relating to diabetes has produced The Management of the Diabetic Foot: A clinical practice guideline by the Society for Vascular Surgery in collaboration with the American Podiatric Medical Association and the Society for Vascular Medicine in the United States.

Bartold Biomechanics Seminar

Firefly is attending the Simon Bartold Seminar on the final day of the 2016 College of Podiatry conference at the Lough Erne Resort in Co. Fermanagh.…

Firefly attending SCP Conference in Fermanagh

Firefly are attending the SCP Conference in Fermanagh, Northern Ireland. Martin, Greg, Maurya and Nicola are all there flying the flag.

Come visit Firefly Orthoses

Come visit Firefly on the beautiful north west coast of Ireland. Meet the staff and gain a fuller understanding of our products and services.

Firefly's Martin McGeough visits NUIG

Firefly Founder and Medical Director, Martin McGeough visited National University of Ireland, Galway's School of Health Sciences to guest lecture to Podiatric Medicine students.

Firefly attending conferences in Cork and Wales this weekend.

Firefly are attending conferences in Cork and Cardiff this weekend

SOLS RX: The Firefly Opinion

After concluding our SOLS RX trial programme, Firefly bring you an overview of the feedback collected regarding the prescription 3D printed custom made orthoses.

Firefly visits Fortius Sport & Health - Vancouver.

Firefly's Martin McGeough continues his North American adventure as he visits Fortius Sport & Health in Vancouver, British Colombia, Canada.

Firefly visits Canadian contract orthotic fabricator

Martin McGeough's North American tour moves north and into Canada where he's visiting more contract orthotic fabricators.

Firefly office hours during public holidays

Firefly's office will close over the forthcoming public holidays.

Firefly visits US contract orthotic fabricators

Firefly founder Martin McGeough continues his travels across the US. This week he's visiting contract orthotic fabricators.

Firefly @ AAOS Annual Meeting - Florida.

Firefly Orthoses are attending the American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons Conference in Orlando.

Symposium: Bringing Legs to Life | Glasgow | June 7th

We wish to bring to your attention the forthcoming symposium Bringing Legs to Life at the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow. The symposium…

Reminder: SOLS by Firefly trial questionnaire

All Podiatrists taking part in the SOLS by Firefly trial have been issued a questionnaire to capture feedback on the product.  The questionnaire was delivered…

Firefly Orthoses launch new website

Firefly Orthoses wish to present our new, innovative website. We're delighted to bring you a digital resource designed to offer greater insight in to our product range.

Firefly Launch SOLS at Annual Conference in Harrogate

Over 60 Podiatrists get to trial SOLS, the next generation 3D printed orthoses at Harrogate Conference.

Christmas Rush Order Deadline

All rush order requests must be made no later than Monday December 7th…

Experience SOLS Rx 3D Printed Orthoses at Harrogate

Register your interest in receiving complementary SOLS Rx Orthoses at the annual conference.

Hermitage Crowned T37 400m World Champion in Doha

Briton, Georgie Hermitage has broken her own world record to become the T37 400m World Champion at the IPC Athletics World Championships in Doha. Wearing…

An evening with Forensic Podiatrist Haydn Kelly & author Peter James

Firefly is sponsoring an evening hosted at Plymouth University | October 25th

SOLS, FIREFLY & THE FUTURE OF PODIATRY

Recently, on social media questions have been asked about the effect of technology on the Podiatry profession.

College of Podiatry Annual Conference 2015

With 6 weeks until the Conference in Harrogate, we at Firefly Orthoses are busy preparing for the event. At this year’s conference, we intend to give…

Richie Brace Dynamic Assist: Product Alteration Info

Product Update: Dynamic Assist Richie Brace Tamarack Hinge Alteration

SOLS, FIREFLY AND YOU: College of Podiatry Conference 2015

Are you interested in trialing SOLS 3D printed orthoses?

The Process of Making Custom Made Foot Orthoses – Casting to Fitting

We’ve received a number of requests from clinicians requesting info on the process of how Firefly design and manufacture custom-made orthoses. With this in mind, we’ve created an overview of the steps taken between casting a patient’s foot to fitting the finished orthoses.

Firefly Orthoses Website: An Education and Research Portal

At Firefly Orthoses we are all about crafting custom-made orthoses, but the world of foot orthoses never stands still (sorry for the pun). Research is…

Georgie Hermitage breaks her own 400m World Record

Firefly Orthoses wearer, Georgie Hermitage improves upon her 400-metre World Record at the IPC Grand Prix in London

2015 Podopaediatrics SIG Conference, Birmingham

Firefly's Technical Manager Ines Labberte will be attending this year's Podopaediatrics SIG Conference.

3D Printed Orthoses – The Firefly & SOLS Partnership

Firefly have partnered with SOLS to bring you 3D printed orthoses using Apple devices.

The Physio Matters Podcast featuring Podiatrist Ian Griffiths

Firefly Orthoses sponsors the most recent addition of The Physio Matters Podcast featuring an extensive interview with podiatrist Ian Griffiths.

Firefly Orthoses is Going Social

We're embracing social media here at Firefly and we'd encourage you to 'follow', 'like' and 'share' with us across our various platforms. We'll be posting…

Podiatric 3D Scanning Demonstration

We've packaged two videos of Firefly's medical director Martin Mc Geough demonstrating how accessible and hassle-free scanning equipment is to use in the…