Expert Hindfoot Arthodesis Nail
Lateral bend of the Expert Hindfoot Arthodesis Nail permits proper hindfoot alignment and improves patient’s gait (3°- 5° valgus). Distal locking options of spiral blade or screws provide purchase in poor quality bone.
Distal & Talar Locking Options
Screw orientation options:
Calcaneus into the cuboid
Talus into the navicular
Increased surface area optimises load distribution in the calcaneus
Lengths: 45 mm – 100 mm (5 mm increments)
Cannulated for insertion over a 3.2 mm guide wire
12.5 mm blade diameter
Implants common with the Expert R/AFN
Lock spiral blade or the most distal locking screw
Designed to prevent ingrowth of soft tissue and facilitate nail extraction
Sit flush with end of nail
Self-retaining, T25 recess for easy pickup and insertion of end cap
The lateral bend allows an entry site in the center of the lateral column of the calcaneus
Permits proper hindfoot alignment and restores 3°–5° valgus positioning for a better gait
Cannulated for use over all Synthes 2.5 mm or 3.0 mm ball-tipped reaming rods
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For product details such as indications, contraindications, warnings and precautions please consult the IFU and Surgical Technique.