Revision Foot and Ankle Tendon Repair

Failed tendon surgery in the foot and ankle is more common than it may seem. Often, the initial surgeon may not understand the full function of the tendon, the reason for failure and the proper treatment of the failed surgery.

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Chronic Achilles tear with loose and non functional Achilles tendon due to poor repair. Flexor tendon harvest for tendon transfer to reconstruct the Achilles tendon tear.
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Drill hole in the heel bone prior to tendon transfer for Achilles reconstruction. Reconstructed Achilles tendon with proper alignment and tension of the tendon.


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