Minimally invasive fracture fixation

By |2022-07-08T15:14:19+10:00May 23rd, 2022|Foot pain|

Blog's main page Surgical intervention is continuously evolving. Minimally invasive surgery, or keyhole as it is commonly known, has progressed markedly over recent years as this case depicts. This patient presented with a painful non-union of the base of the 5th metatarsal. Commonly called Jones fracture, however, this actual fracture is at the margins of a [...]

Is it posterior tibial tendon dysfunction?

By |2022-07-08T15:14:25+10:00May 5th, 2022|Flat feet, Tendonosis|

Blog's main page An astute podiatrist referred this patient to me recently with a history of treatment for supposed posterior tibial tendon dysfunction (PTTD). The patient has been symptomatic on the medial navicular region radiating slightly proximal. She had been treated for PTTD for many months, including rest, orthotics and physiotherapy with no poor results by [...]

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