Operative Techniques: Foot and Ankle Surgery,
Edition 2
By Glenn B. Pfeffer, MD, Mark E. Easley, MD, Beat Hintermann, MD, Andrew K. Sands, MD and Alastair S. E. Younger, MB, ChB, FRCSC

Publication Date: 09 Oct 2017

Part of the practical, highly illustrated Operative Techniques series, this fully revised title by Drs. Glenn B. Pfeffer, Mark Easley, Beat Hintermann, Andrew Sands, and Alastair Younger brings you up to speed with must-know surgical techniques in today’s foot and ankle surgery. Step-by-step, evidence-based guidance, including numerous videos online, walks you through new procedures and modifications to existing procedures, as well as tips for improving patient outcomes and much more.

Key Features

    • Provides expert coverage of total ankle arthroplasty, revision surgery, and post-operative care and expected outcomes.
    • Focuses on quick access to essential information, using an up-to-date, clean layout; a bulleted, highly templated format; and large, full-color intraoperative photos and illustrations.
    • Presents essential information often overlooked in other procedural guides, such as positioning, exposures, instrumentation, and implants.
    • Discusses pearls and pitfalls with an emphasis on optimizing outcomes to refine your technique and learn the experts’ approach to getting the best results.

    New Features

    • Covers more than 25 new procedures, including Revision Hallux Valgus Surgery, Arthroscopic Fusion of the Great Toe, and Peroneal Tendinopathy with Allograft.
    • Expert Consult™ eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, Q&As, and references from the book on a variety of devices.
    About the author
    By Glenn B. Pfeffer, MD, Director, Foot and Ankle Center, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA; Mark E. Easley, MD, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA; Beat Hintermann, MD, Division Head, Orthopaedic-Trauma Division, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Basel, Switzerland; Andrew K. Sands, MD, Orthopedic Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York and Alastair S. E. Younger, MB, ChB, FRCSC, Professor, BC Foot and Ankle Clinic, St. Paul’s Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Table of Contents


    1. Hallux Valgus Correction with Modified Chevron Osteotomy

    2. Scarf Osteotomy for Correction of Hallux Valgus

    3. Hallux Valgus correction with Metatarsal Opening Wedge and Proximal Phalangeal Osteotomies

    4. Modified "Lapidus" Procedure—Tarsometatarsal Corrective Osteotomy and Fusion with First Metatarsophalangeal Joint Correction and Realignment

    5. Proximal Long Oblique (Ludloff) First Metatarsal Osteotomy with Distal Soft Tissue Procedure

    6. Revision Hallux valgus surgery

    7. Correction of Acquired Hallux Varus

    8. Arthroscopy of the Great Toe

    9. Hallux Rigidus: Cheilectomy with and without a Dorsiflexion Phalangeal Osteotomy

    10. Interpositional arthroplasy of great toe

    11. Polyvinyl alcohol hemiarthroplasty for first MTP arthritis

    12. Arthrodesis of the Great Toe Metatarsophalangeal Joint

    13. Arthroscopic fusion of the great toe

    14. Forefoot Reconstruction for Rheumatoid Disease

    15. Fifth Metatarsal Osteotomy for Correction of Bunionette Deformity

    16. Plantar plate repair of the first MTP joint (Turf toe)

    17. Plantar Plate Repair for Subluxed MTP

    18. Morton’s Neuroma

    19. Revision Surgery through a Plantar Approach for Recurrent Interdigital Neuroma

    20. Metatarsal Lengthening

    21. Internal Fixation of the Hallux Sesamoid Bone of the Hallux


    22. Open Reduction and Internal Fixation of Lisfranc/Tarsometatarsal Injuries

    23. Open Reduction and Internal Fixation of Navicular and Cuboid Fractures

    24. Fractures of the Proximal Fifth Metatarsal (Jones’ or Stress Fracture)

    25. Meuller-Weiss Treated with Limited Fusion

    26. Meuller-Weiss Treated with Pan-Navicular Fusion

    27. Charcot Neuropathy of the Midfoot

    28. Painful Accessory Navicular: Augmented Kidner Procedure with Flexor Digitorum Longus Transfer

    29. Painful Accessory Navicular Treated with Fusion Of the Synchondrosis

    30. Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction

    31. Spring Ligament Repair with Suture Tape Augmentation

    32. The ZEVO Calcaneal Osteotomy for for Pes Plano Abducto Valgus

    33. Lateral Calcaneal Lengthening Osteotomy for Supple Adult Flatfoot


    34. Cavovarus Correction in Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease

    35. Z-Osteotomy for varus heel

    36. Calcaneus Fractures: Treatment Using Extensile Lateral Approach and ORIF

    37. Intra-articular Calcaneus Fractures

    38. Non-extensile techniques for treatment of calcaneus fractures

    39. Sinus tarsi approach for calcaneal fractures - Perspective I

    40. Percutaneous fixation of talus fracture

    41. Arthroscopic Talus fracture fixation

    42. Arthroscopy of the Subtalar Joint

    43. Distraction subtalar fusion

    44. Triple Arthrodesis

    45. Single Medial Approach for Triple Arthrodesis

    46. The valgus malaligned triple, with subtalar and transverse tarsal deformity


    47. Ankle arthroscopy from a posterior approach

    48. Osteochondral Lesion of the Ankle—OATS Procedure

    49. Vascularized bone graft for extended osteochondral lesion of talus

    50. Anterior Ankle Impingement

    51. Realignment Surgery for Valgus Ankle Osteoarthritis

    52. Osteotomies for the Correction of Varus Ankle

    53. Arthroscopic Ankle Arthrodesis

    54. Rigid Fixation for Ankle Arthrodesis Using Double Plating

    55. Ankle Arthrodesis Using Ring/Multiplanar External Fixation

    56. Tibiotalocalcaneal Fusion with a Retrograde Intramedullary Nail

    57. Total Ankle Arthroplasty: Three-Component Design (HINTEGRA Prosthesis)

    58. Total Ankle Arthroplasty through a lateral approach (Zimmer Prosthesis)

    59. Salvage of Failed Total Ankle Arthroplasty

    60. Ankle Arthrodesis with Large Screw Fixation for Salvage of the Failed Total Ankle Arthroplasty

    61. Salvage of Ankle Large Bony Defect with Spinal Cage

    62. Charcot Ankle Fractures

    63. Percutaneous Lateral Ligament Reconstruction

    64. Modified Brostrom Procedure for Lateral Ankle Laxity

    65. Lateral Ankle Ligament Reconstruction Using Plantaris Autograft

    66. Salvage of a Failed Lateral Ligament Repair

    67. Peroneal Tendon Tears: Débridement and Repair

    68. Peroneal tendinopathy with allograft

    69. Chronic Peroneal Tendon Subluxation-Dislocation

    70. Ligament Reconstruction for Chronic Medial Ankle Instability

    71. Calcaneoplasty for Insertional Tendinopathy of Achilles Tendon

    72. Arthroscopic Trimaleolar Ankle Fracture with Fibular Nail

    73. Malunion of Fibula Fracture


    74. Posterior Tibial Tendon Transfer for Footdrop

    75. Achilles Tendon Reconstruction with Flexor Hallucis Longus Transfer Augmentation

    76. Calf (Gastrocnemius) Release for Equinus Contracture

    77. Proximal Tibia Bone Graft

    78. Anterior Leg Compartment Release for Exertional Compartment Syndrome

    Book Reviews

    Doody's Core Titles® 2022

    "This is an excellent resource for surgical techniques.The book provides a nice approach through text and illustrations. The title fits the content, as it is a book on operative techniques in foot and ankle surgery."

    -Ari Kaz, MD (University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine) for Doody's Review Service

    Book details
    ISBN: 9780323482349
    Page Count: 704
    Retail Price : £189.99
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