Ankle Replacement

Kinos Medical Modernizes Ankle Replacement with New Technology

Kinos Medical Modernizes Ankle Replacement with New Technology
Historically, total ankle replacements have had low success rates compared to the more popular knee, hip and shoulder replacements. To put this into context, knee replacements have a success rate of nearly 96%, while ankle replacements succeed only 78% of the time, according to the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. Patients opt for ankle fusion […]

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Foot and Ankle Implant Opportunities Lie in Design, Technique Improvements

The world of foot and ankle is vibrant and full of opportunity to solve real problems. Honesty in implant improvement must take place at the design stage. Foot and ankle has the trifecta of implants. Depending on the case, I need hardware, soft tissue reconstruction and a biologic enhancer. This is unique in orthopaedics, and the company that wins recognizes the problem to be solved in its totality and not just a piecemeal approach.