OESH® Shoes 3D Prints 100% Recyclable Soles Using Huntsman TPU Elastomers
…Kerrigan and Huntsman worked together to evaluate the material and determine whether it could be shredded at the end of the shoe’s life cycle and recycled for re-use.
Why I Left My Prestigious Career to Take A Chance on A Dream
If you’d met me back then, you probably would have thought I had it all.
How I Built This with Guy Raz
How You Built That: Oesh Shoes
After years of researching how women’s shoes wreak havoc on the joints, Casey Kerrigan quit her job in medicine to start 3D printing more comfortable designs: Oesh Shoes.
Harvard Medicine Magazine
From the Ground, Up
Casey Kerrigan on designing shoes with gait in mind by Susan Karcz
The Washington Post
Giving in to arthritis pain will only make things worse. Here’s how to keep moving.
“Kerrigan hit the global health headlines in 1998 when the Lancet published her study showing that high-heeled women’s shoes dramatically increase forces across the knee joint.” – Article by
Local manufacturer makes strides toward creating the perfect women’s dress shoe
“‘It’s really the perfect shoe. It’s a shoe you can wear and feel good about,’ Kerrigan said. ‘It’s good for you, it’s good for women, it’s good for the planet. I’m proud of it.'”
– Story by Bryan McKenzie
Choose to be Curious
Build a Better Shoe, with Casey Kerrigan, M.D.
“Having established just how bad most footwear is for women, she asked herself: how might I build a better shoe?”
– Conversation with Lynn Borton
Spirit of 608
Walking away from a completely laced-up career to pioneer 3D printed footwear from the ground up with OESH Shoes founder Dr. Casey Kerrigan
– Interview by Lorraine Sanders
CBIC honors local tech entrepreneurs, students, teachers
OESH Shoes named Innovator of the Year by Charlottesville Buisiness Innovation Council (CBIC) – Article by Emily Hays
OESH Shoes launches Indiegogo campaign
“A Charlottesville-based shoe manufacturer is trying to revolutionize the kind of shoe women wear, emphasizing style, comfort and protecting the environment with the latest technology.”
– Story by Ric Young
Radio IQ | wvtf
A Cinderella Story for Cville Doc Determined to Craft the Perfect Shoe
“…And this fall she’s launching footwear that promises to revolutionize the walking experience”.
– Story by Sandy Hausman
Locally made 3-D, biometric shoes disrupting the industry
C-BIZ feature by Samantha Baars
Blue Ridge Country Magazine
“Casey Kerrigan: When you see something wrong with the world and it’s in your power to change it, that’s what you need to do.” by Eric J. Wallace
Women in 3D Printing
Casey Kerrigan – “When I discovered that most footwear increases loads on the knee joint in the exact location where knee osteoarthritis occurs, I knew I had to develop better shoes”
– Interview by Nora Toure
The Daily Progress
OESH Go-Go-ing for a Ballet Flat
Castro: Can’t help buying things I write about – Article by Melissa Castro
The Daily Progress
Local entrepreneurs use inexpensive 3-D printers to get companies off the ground
Spotlight by Melissa Castro
Backed by solid research, Dr Casey Kerrigan’s brand focuses on making better shoes. – Article by Swati Sharma
OESH Shoes Receives NSF Small Business Grant to Finish Development of Pellet-Based 3D Printing Process
– Article by Sarah Saunders
Center for Innovative Technology
Virginia shoe company accelerates growth
“The design and springy sole of the OESH Townie couldn’t have been made without the specialized 3D printing process supported by the CRCF and the National Science Foundation.”
This Harvard Doctor Explains Why Wearing Heels Causes More Damage Than You Thought and How to Find the Right Shoes
by Barbara Schneider-Levy
Doctor takes high tech approach to making shoes, relieving joint pain
“…they are building high tech machines to produce footwear that takes shoes back to basics” -Story by Ric Young
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