Foot and Ankle Clinics

Percutaneous Pediatric Foot and Ankle Surgery

June 29, 2016

The techniques for performing percutaneous osteotomies in treating deformities of the foot in children are presented along with a detailed description of the operative details. The author’s use of minimal-access surgery for tibial, os calcis, and midfoot osteotomies is described using a cooled side-cutting burr that has not previously been described for use in the child’s foot. The cancellous nature of the bones in the child are easily cut with the burr and the adjacent soft tissues are not damaged

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Recent Advances in Egypt for Treatment of Talar Osteochondral Lesions

June 1, 2016

Treatment of osteochondral defects (OCLs) of the talus is a challenging orthopedic surgery.

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State-of-the-Art in Ankle Fracture Management in Chile

June 1, 2016

The ankle represents the most commonly injured weightbearing joint in the human body.

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Minimally Invasive Forefoot Surgery in France

June 1, 2016

Study groups have been formed in France to advance the use of minimally invasive surgery. These techniques are becoming more frequently used and the technique nuances are continuing to evolve.

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Total Toe Replacement in the United States

June 1, 2016

Arthritis of the first metatarsophalangeal is a common problem of the forefoot. The gold standard surgical treatment has been fusion of the first metatarsophalangeal joint

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New Ideas and Techniques in Foot and Ankle Surgery: A Global Perspective

June 1, 2016

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My Experience as a Foot and Ankle Trauma Surgeon in Montreal, Canada

June 1, 2016

Foot and ankle fractures are sometimes seen as routine and easy to treat. However, many fractures vary from typical patterns and require more complex management.

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Total Ankle Arthroplasty

June 1, 2016

Total ankle arthroplasty use has increased across Canada over the last two decades. Multiple implant designs are readily available and implanted across Canada. Although arthrodesis is a reliable procedure for treating end-stage ankle arthritis, ankle replacement is often the preferred surgical treatment by patients.

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Minimally Invasive Arthrodesis of 1st Metatarsophalangeal Joint for Hallux Rigidus

May 24, 2016

First metatarsophalangeal joint arthrodesis plays a significant role in the management of symptomatic hallux rigidus/osteoarthritis of the 1st metatarsophalangeal joint.

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Cheilectomy for Hallux Rigidus

May 24, 2016

Hallux rigidus is a degenerative condition leading to arthritis of the first metatarsophalangeal joint. Cheilectomy is a surgical procedure that is used in the treatment of hallux rigidus

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