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    • Akin osteotomy 0 small
      • An Akin osteotomy is a medial closing wedge osteotomy of the proximal phalanx of the great toe. It is used to correct hallux valgus interphalangeus. The Akin osteotomy is usually a component of a primary procedure in which a hallux valgus deformity is corrected. The osteotomy site is fixed with a DynaNite™ Nitinol staple, low-profile …
    • 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.
    • Lapidus halllux valgus correction 0 small
      • The Lapidus procedure is an arthrodesis of the first metatarsocuneiform joint. It is performed most commonly as a method to reduce the intermetatarsal angle (IMA) in the setting of hypermobility or arthritis of the first metatarsocuneiform joint.
    • Low profile opening wedge osteotomy plates and screws 0 small
      • While requiring minimal dissection, these low profile plates provide excellent stability and durability. By using a spacer on the plate to maintain correction, the system offers a technique that is fast, effective and reproducible.Features & Benefits:Rigid Fixation - May enable earlier weight-bearing than with traditional screw …
    • Mini tightrope technique hallux valgus 0 small
      • The Mini TightRope® procedure is useful as an alternative or adjunct method for reduction of the intermetatarsal angle. A FiberWire® and button construct is placed across (distally or proximally) the first and second metatarsals. Reduction of the IMA is obtained with a clamp. The Mini TightRope is tightened and tied.  The reduced …
    • Mini tightrope technique 0 small
      • The Mini TightRope® is a low profile system designed to correct a number of forefoot deformities including hallux valgus, Lisfranc disruptions, Tailor’s bunion and hallux varus. Comprised of #2 FiberWire and two stainless steel buttons, this device improves foot and ankle patient care with its strength and versatility.  A FiberWire and …
    • 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. …