Hallux rigidus and limitus are debilitating conditions that usually affect older populations. However, they can affect younger patients in a number of situations. The AnaToemic® Phalangeal Hemi-Prosthesis is an ideal option in these cases where a joint sparing procedure is preferable to arthrodesis and an immediate gain in ROM is …
The appeal of first MTP joint arthroplasty for hallux rigidus is similar to arthroplasty benefits in other joints in the body. The ideal implant should relieve pain, restore motion, improve function, and maintain joint stability while preserving as much bone stock as possible.
More than a plate, this is a complete system for joint preparation and fixation for the treatment of severe hallux rigidus and other MTP pathologies. Whether used in primary or revision cases, this system enables surgeons to reduce, compress, and lock the 1st metatarsal phalangeal joint in the ideal position for arthrodesis.Features & …
Dorsal closing wedge osteotomy of the proximal phalanx used for hallux rigidus, grades 2 and 3, and is usually performed in conjunction with a cheilectomy. The osteotomy site is fixated with a plaple, or LPS Quick Fix Cannulated Screw.
The metatarsophalangeal (MTP) joint arthrodesis procedure, utilized in the treatment of severe hallux rigidus, is made easier using the Arthrex MTP Straight Plate. Reduce, compress and lock the 1st MTP joint in the ideal position for arthrodesis using the MTP Straight Plate.
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