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View out patient's before and after photos of hallux rigidus (big toe arthritis) surgeries. Our physicians are nationally recognized as hallux rigidus experts.Hallux rigidus is a marked limitation of movement or immobility of the first MTP joint, usually because of advanced OA. Intermittent aching pain, joint tenderness, crepitus, osteophytic lipping, and painful limitation of movement, particularly toe dorsiflexion, are common.
Patients with hallux rigidus will typically present with pain, stiffness, and swelling in the great toe joint. This is aggravated by activities that involve.The osteotomy site is fixated with a plaple, or LPS Quick Fix Cannulated Screw. MTP Joint Arthrodesis The metatarsophalangeal (MTP) joint arthrodesis procedure, utilized in the treatment of severe hallux rigidus, is made easier using the Arthrex MTP Straight Plate.
Hallux rigidus or stiff big toe is degenerative arthritis and stiffness due to bone spurs that affects the MTP joint at the base of the hallux (big toe). Hallux flexus was initially described by Davies-Colley in 1887 as a plantar flexed posture of phalanx relative to the metatarsal.Complications can occur with any type of surgery, but are not frequent after surgery for hallux rigidus. Complications may include infection, joint stiffness, progression of the arthritis, recurrence of the deformity, and persistent swelling.