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Osteotomies

Cartilage Repair Procedures - ACI

High Tibial Osteotomy (HTO)

HTO is an osteotomy procedure for bowlegged patients. The tibia (shin) is cut and straightened out, then held in place with a plate and screws. It is performed for localized arthritis on the inside part of the knee.

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Meniscal Repair Procedures - Meniscal Transplant

Distal Femoral Osteotomy (DFO)

Similar to the HTO, but used for the treatment of knock-kneed patients with arthritis of the lateral (outside) part of the knee. Here, the femur (thighbone) is cut and straightened.

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Osteotomies - DFO

Tibial Tubercle Osteotomy (TTO)

The procedure is useful for the treatment of patellar dislocations as well as for specific areas of arthritis behind the kneecap.

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