• 22 DEC 16
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    Feet- ankle arthrodesis (Feet-ankle stabilization surgery)

    Arthrodesis surgeries can be performed on feet and ankle problems that develop due to many different reasons. With the evaluation of the pediatric orthopedist, After the surgery, either a casting or a brace is applied with the decision of the orthopedist.

    Patients who were able to walk before surgery can walk after the surgery by support without bearing weight on the side of the surgery. It is essential to use the prescribed medicines and to come for controls at 10th and 21st days after discharge.

    The implants that are used in the surgery can be removed after 6 months only if fusion is fully done.