Approaches Category: Tibia and Fibula Approaches


Approach to the Fibula

The approach to the fibula employs a classic extensile exposure and offers access to all parts of the fibula.

Posterolateral Approach to the Tibia

The posterolateral approach to the Tibia is used to expose the middle two thirds of the tibia when the skin over the...

Anterolateral Approach to Lateral Plateau

The anterolateral approach to lateral plateau of tibia is used mainly for open reduction and internal fixation of fractures of the lateral...

Anterior Approach to Tibia

The anterior approach to tibia bone offers safe, easy access to the medial (subcutaneous) and lateral (extensor) surfaces of the tibia.