A small group of expert surgeons who together have performed more than 1000 surgical procedures since 2005 using the Toe HemiCAP® System were recently asked to share their experience in form of a survey.
The group included male and female orthopaedic (MD) and podiatric surgeons (DPM) who were in practice performing foot and ankle surgery for more than 17 years on average. Together, their expertise is based on over 100 years diagnosing and treating patients with foot and ankle problem
Surgeons were asked about their experience with the Toe HemiCAP and ToeMotion implants, as well as different toe fusion systems. Their response provided insight into the
- Return to work and activity
- Pain relief and functional improvements
- Length of the procedure and hospital stay
- Typical recovery with physiotherapy and rehabilitation
If you are considering surgery as an option for the treatment of painful toe arthritis, this survey may provide additional information to help you make an informed decision. It may also be helpful in guiding you towards a series of questions you may want to ask your doctor before deciding on the course of your treatment.