This is a new surgical technique for Hallux Valgus which is carried out by minimally invasive procedure. Its purpose is to restore the harmony in the leaning of the forefoot. Indications to perform such highly technical procedure are very precise and must be suited to each individual case.
Minimally invasive surgery should not replace conventional procedures even though mixing two techniques can often prove beneficial.
Current trends should not be a dictum unless there is surgical aggression.
For instance, minimally invasive surgery with intra-bone fixation is currently performed at the Saint-Privat clinic at Boujan sur Libron – near Beziers in the Hérault – and allows to augment bone corrections while reducing skin and joint damages.
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