Hallux Valgus correction (Bunion)

There are many procedural techniques to correct a hallux valgus deformity, including osteotomies and arthrodeses.

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Chevron Osteotomy - Dr. Kai Olms
This video depicts a correction of a hallux valgus deformity using a chevron/austin osteotomy, a v-shaped osteotomy of the distal metatarsal. The demonstration is performed by Dr. Kai Olms. Fixation of the osteotomy is achieved using a Stryker Asnis Micro 3.0 cannulated screw.
Akin Osteotomy - Dr. Kai Olms
This video depicts a cadaveric surgical procedure of an Akin Osteotomy. This is a medial closing wedge osteotomy performed by Dr. Kai Olms on the proximal phalanx of the hallux using an Asnis Micro 2.0mm cannulated screw. 
Lapidus Procedure - Dr. Kai Olms
This video depicts a correction of a hallux valgus deformity using a lapidus procedure, a fusion of the first metatarsal with the medial cuneiform. The demonstration is performed by Dr. Kai Olms. The procedure uses a Stryker Asnis III 4.0mm cannulated screw and a VariAx Foot oblique t-plate.
Scarf Akin Osteotomy | Animation
This video depicts a Scarf Akin Osteotomy. This is a procedure consisting of two osteotomies being used in conjunction to correct a hallux valgus deformity.

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