Cartiva Big Toe Implant For Arthritis Of The Big Toe

Cartiva Big Toe Implant For Arthritis Of The Big Toe

In the past, arthritis of the big toe (Hallux Rigidus) meant one of three things: Manage with orthotics (insoles) and footwear adjustment An operation to shave some of the bone off and decompress the joint (Cheilectomy) An operation to fuse the big toe Now, patients have another option to choose. The Cartiva implant. Mr. O’Flaherty…