Arthrodesis definition & procedure

Arthrodesis definition & procedure The arthrodesis is used for smaller toes of the foot as well as the first toe. The surgeon will remove bone and damaged cartilage from the  joint. Unlike a ‘replacement arthroplasty’, where an artificial spacer can be...

Arthroplasty definition & procedure

Arthroplasty Definition & procedure This surgical method is commonly used for smaller toes of the foot. The technique involves you have some bone removed from the small toe joints.  In the first toe an excisional arthroplasty known as a Keller procedure may lead...
Covid Clinical Diary

Covid Clinical Diary

Welcome to the ‘Covid clinical diary’ of Trevor D Prior  Part 1: A Virus to Get the World’s Attention The first of a three part series called the Covid Clinical Diary starts with London, a diarist, and a charismatic podiatrist (Trevor Prior), working out...