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Patient Case History: Brenda

Correction of Bowleg Alignment (genu valrum) with Spatial Frames

Pre-Op

Patient Surgeon: S. Robert Rozbruch
Brenda was experiencing medial knee pain and was unhappy with the appearance of her legs. Her bowlegged alignment caused there to be excessive pressure on the inside of her knees.

Brenda, Pre-op thumbnail Image, Limb Lengthening, bowleg alignment, genu valrum
Brenda, Pre-op thumbnail Image, Limb Lengthening, bowleg alignment, genu valrum
Brenda, Pre-op thumbnail of an x-ray, Limb Lengthening, bowleg alignment, genu valrum

Post-Op

Staged bilateral tibia and fibula osteotomies were done. Correction was done gradually with the Taylor Spatial frame.

Brenda, Post-op thumbnail image, Limb Lengthening, bilateral tibia and fibula osteotomies, taylor spatial frame
Brenda, Post-op thumbnail of an x-ray, Limb Lengthening, bilateral tibia and fibula osteotomies, taylor spatial frame

Follow-Up

Brenda, Follow up thumbnail image, Limb Lengthening, deformity corrected
Brenda, Follow up thumbnail of an x-ray, Limb Lengthening, deformity corrected


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