Modification in shoe to alleviate knee pain
Name : Shaik Muzammil Pasha
District & State : Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh
Category : Engineering
Award : Idea
Award Function : IGNITE 2014 Awards
Award Year : 2014
Young Muzammil has built upon the concept of negative heels for developing shoes that alleviate knee pain. Apart from incorporating the negative heel at a certain degree, he has added arch for support and made few other design changes.
He conceived the idea after noticing his uncle visit a doctor frequently to consult for his knee pain. Having a great interest in science Muzammil also likes cycling and painting. He also does yoga and meditates regularly.