Modification in shoe to alleviate knee pain

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.