FiberTak® Button

The FiberTak button is an all-suture button that can be used in lieu of traditional metal buttons for both bicortical and unicortical tension slide tenodesis techniques. The button is a reinforced 2.6 mm diameter sheath preloaded with two 2-0 FiberLink™ sutures that are used to shuttle the whipstitch limbs through the sheath.

Features & Benefits

  • Button first technique to help eliminate the need to find the drill hole
  • 2-0 FiberLink sutures colored blue and white/black for easy identification
  • No metal-FiberTak is not visible on x-ray
  • 17% stronger than metal buttons1
  • 2.6 mm drill reduces the bone socket 19% over the traditional 3.2 mm bone socket commonly used for metal buttons

1. Arthrex, Inc. Data on file (APT 04066). Naples, FL; 2019

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The FiberTak button is an all-suture button that can be used in lieu of traditional metal buttons for both bicortical and unicortical tension slide tenodesis techniques. The button is a reinforced 2.6 mm diameter sheath preloaded with two 2-0 FiberLink™ sutures that are used to shuttle the whipstitch limbs through the sheath.

Features & Benefits

  • Button first technique to help eliminate the need to find the drill hole
  • 2-0 FiberLink sutures colored blue and white/black for easy identification
  • No metal-FiberTak is not visible on x-ray
  • 17% stronger than metal buttons1
  • 2.6 mm drill reduces the bone socket 19% over the traditional 3.2 mm bone socket commonly used for metal buttons

1. Arthrex, Inc. Data on file (APT 04066). Naples, FL; 2019

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Educational Resources and Products

Subpectoral Biceps Tenodesis Using the FiberTak® Button Implant System

Surgical Technique Animations | 01:43 | English | 01/04/2021 | AN1-000219-en-US C

Subpectoral Biceps Tenodesis Using a FiberTak® Button

Paul Sethi, MD
Surgical Technique Videos | 10:25 | English | 10/21/2020 | VID1-000783-en-US B
Subpectoral Biceps Tenodesis Using the FiberTak® Button
Surgical Technique Guides | English | 11/03/2020 | LT1-000166-en-US A
Distal Biceps Tenodesis Repair Using the FiberTak® Button
Paul Sethi, MD
Surgical Technique Videos | 08:39 | English | 11/24/2020 | VID1-000765-en-US A
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Distal Biceps Tenodesis Repair Using the FiberTak® Button
Paul Sethi, MD
08:39 | English | 11/24/2020 | VID1-000765-en-US A
Subpectoral Biceps Tenodesis Using a FiberTak® Button
Paul Sethi, MD
10:25 | English | 10/21/2020 | VID1-000783-en-US B

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Surgical Technique Guides (1)

Subpectoral Biceps Tenodesis Using the FiberTak® Button
English | 11/03/2020 | LT1-000166-en-US A

Case Presentation Videos (1)

Subpectoral Biceps Tenodesis Using the FiberTak® Button
Stephen Brockmeier, MD
06:46 | English | 07/25/2022 | VID1-003094-en-US A

Scientific Updates (3)

Biceps Tenodesis: When and Where Scientific Update
English | 08/07/2020 | DOC1-000353-en-US A
Biceps Tenotomy Versus Tenodesis Scientific Update
English | 08/04/2020 | DOC1-000345-en-US A
Biceps Tenodesis: Options for Fixation Scientific Update
English | 08/04/2020 | DOC1-000354-en-US A

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