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first metatarsal osteotomy


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    • Chevron osteotomy 0 small
      • This osteotomy is commonly used to correct mild to moderate IMA deformities.  A "V" shaped osteotomy is made in the distal first metatarsal with the apex of the "V" pointing toward the MTP joint.  The capital fragment is pushed laterally and fixed in place with a cannulated screw, Trim-It Pin, or Bio-Compression Screw.
    • Hallux valgus 0 small
      • Arthrex offers a multitude of fixation options to correct hallux valgus (bunion) deformities. In the presence of 1st TMT joint hypermobility, surgeons have the option use either the plantar lapidus plate or a traditional dorsal medial lapidus plate. The advantages of the plantar approach include strong and stable tension-side fixation that …
    • Proximal metatarsal osteotomy 0 small
      • 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. …