J Foot Ankle Surg 2019 Sep;58(5):1030-1035
Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA; Director, Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Residency Program, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA; Chief, Podiatry Section, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Mercy Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA.
Chronic deformity of the foot can lead to ulceration, infection, and amputation. Midfoot wedge osteotomy for deformity correction has been described in the literature; however, most reports are case review or small series. Wedge osteotomy can be performed from a medial or plantar approach, but there are limited data on outcomes regarding these relatively uncommon procedures. Read More