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Proximal Metatarsal Osteotomy


A proximal opening wedge metatarsal osteotomy is a common procedure used to correct mild to moderate hallux valgus deformities. Arthrex offers both locking and non-locking wedge plating options to provide a stable, measurable, and powerful bunion correction.

 

References

1. Hofstaetter SG, Glisson RR, Alitz CJ, Trnka HJ, Easley ME. Biomechanical comparison of screws and plates for hallux valgus opening-wedge and Ludloff osteotomies. Clin      Biomech. 2008;23:101-108. doi:10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2007.08.012.

2. Arthrex, Inc. LA0432A. Naples, FL; 2008.

3. Wukich DK, Roussel AJ, Dial DM. Correction of metatarsus primus varus with an opening wedge plate: a review of 18 procedures. J Foot Ankle Surg. 2009;48(4):420-426. doi:10.1053/j.jfas.2009.02.008.

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