A top team of orthopaedic surgeons have come together to share their tricks and techniques for performing a wide range of foot and ankle surgeries. For each procedure, you'll get notes, clear and simplified drawings, tips, and pitfalls, all designed to make even the most challenging surgery look easy. The book discusses 35 different surgeries for the foot and ankle, covering everything from hind foot alignment and hallux varus, to metatarsal phalangeal fusion and adult flatfoot syndrome. Here is the valuable text all orthopaedists, podiatrists, and residents who perform foot and ankle procedures need to expand their surgical armamentarium. Learn how to make even the most difficult procedures look easy!
1. Introduction. 2. The Foot and Ankle Surgical Support Bump. 3. Local Anesthesia For Foot and Ankle Procedures. 4. Mayo Block for Hallux Procedures. 5. Sensory Testing of the Foot and Ankle. 6. Assessing Hind Foot Alignment. 7. Passing Tendons Through Bone Using a Penrose Drain. 8. Passing Tendons Through Bone Using a Wire Loop. 9. Obtaining Bone Graft from the Lateral Os Calcis. 10. Percutaneous Plantar Fasciotomy. 11. Chevron Bunionectomy. 12. Closing Wedge Bunionectomy. 13. Scarf Bunionectomy. 14. Lapidus Bunionectomy. 15. Hallux Varus. 16. Cheilectomy for Hallus Rigidus. 17. Cockup Hallus. 18. Metatarsal Phalangeal Fusion. 19. Tailor Bunionette. 20. Avulsion Fracture Base Proximal Phalanx Hallux. 21. Metatarsal Parabola and Weight-Bearing Asymmetry. 22. Lesser Toe Deformities. 23. Calcaneal Osteotomies. 24. Gastrocnemius Slide. 25. Adult Flatfoot Syndrome. 26. Pes Cavus. 27. Haglund s Deformity and Insertional Achilles Tendinosis. 28. Brostrom Procedure for Chronic Ankle Laxity. 29. Redo Brostrom For Failed Primary Brostrom and Other Ligament Surgery. 30. Peroneal Tendon Subluxation. 31. Calcaneus Fractures and Fixation Techniques. 32. Percutaneous Pinning of Talar Neck Fractures. 33. LisFranc Dislocation. 34. Subtalar Arthrodesis.