Approaches Category: Ankle Approaches


Approach to the Lateral Malleolus

The approach to the lateral malleolus is used primarily for open reduction and internal fixation of lateral malleolar fractures.

Posterolateral Approach to Ankle Joint

The posterolateral approach to ankle joint is used to treat conditions of the posterior aspect of the distal tibia and ankle joint.

Posteromedial Approach to Ankle Joint

The posteromedial approach to ankle joint is routinely used for exploring the soft tissues that run around the back of the medial...

Anterolateral Approach to Ankle Joint

The anterolateral approach to ankle joint is used to open reduction and internal fixation of pilon fractures, open bone biopsy, and access...

Anteromedial Approach to Ankle Joint

The Anteromedial Approach to Ankle Joint is used for open reduction and internal fixation of medial malleolus fractures, pilon fractures and deltoid...

Anterior Approach to Ankle Joint

The anterior approach to Ankle Joint provides excellent exposure of the ankle joint for arthrodesis.