Frequently Asked Questions

When would a tibiotalocalcaneal arthrodesis be appropriate?

This will be up to the individual orthopedic surgeon, however, it may be indicated in patients with severe bone loss, severe deformity and advanced arthritis affecting both the ankle and subtalar joint.

Shay Tenebaum, MD et al. Improvement in Gait Following Combined Ankle and Subtalar Arthrodesis. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. Nov 2014. Vol 96-A. No 22. Pp 1863-1869.

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