The First and Only
FDA Approved
Patient Specific Talus Spacer

The First and Only
FDA Approved
Patient Specific Talus Spacer

A novel alternative for Avascular Necrosis of the Ankle

Your Alternative For AVN

Patient Specific
Talus Spacer

The Additive Orthopaedics Patient Specific Talus Spacer is an additively manufactured, or 3D printed, patient specific implant that is designed and made individually for each patient using CT image data.

Total Talus Replacement

An alternative treatment option to fusion and amputation, the Patient Specific Talus Spacer is indicated for avascular necrosis of the ankle and requires total talus replacement surgery.

The procedure is designed to relieve pain and preserve motion in the ankle joint by replacing the patient’s damaged talus with a 3D printed replica of his/her bone. Talus replacement surgery is considered a joint sparing procedure as it allows the patient to retain motion in the ankle joint.

Total Talus Replacement

An alternative treatment option to fusion and amputation, the Patient Specific Talus Spacer is indicated for avascular necrosis of the ankle and requires total talus replacement surgery.

The procedure is designed to relieve pain and preserve motion in the ankle joint by replacing the patient’s damaged talus with a 3D printed replica of his/her bone. Talus replacement surgery is considered a joint sparing procedure as it allows the patient to retain motion in the ankle joint.

Potential Benefits of a Patient Specific Talus Spacer

Potential Benefits of a Patient
Specific Talus Spacer

Reduce Pain

Improve Range of Motion

Enjoy Recreational Activities

Continue Your
Career

Better Quality
of Life

Patients who received an Additive Orthopaedics Patient Specific Talus Spacer in the clinical study showed a reduction in baseline VAS Pain Scores, improvement in ROM, and improvement of functional outcomes based on FAOS subscales, including pain, symptom, activities of daily living, ability to perform sports and recreational activities, and foot/ankle related quality of life. Please refer to the IFU for complete Clinical Data Information.

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Patient Specific Talus Spacer

Learn More About The Patient Specific Talus Spacer

Patient

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Testimonials

Innovative Technology, Impacting Lives

"I am a pharmacist and am able to do my job again. After not being able to walk, I can now stand on my feet for 8 hours a day. I have my life back. I am pain-free, very happy, and very blessed to have found my surgeon and this technology."

Michael, Pennsylvania

“After being diagnosed with AVN, I researched possible treatment options. I did not want to have a fusion and lose motion in my ankle. I knew if the AVN progressed, I would lose my leg. I found the surgeon who performed my total talus replacement and have not had any pain since I came out of the hospital. It has been an amazing process. It gave me my mobility back. I can walk, I can run, and I can keep working. AVN is a crippling thing for human life. I was scared I was going to lose my foot, but I now have my life back.”

Gradie, Tennessee

“Flying is a much-loved hobby of mine. When I was recommended to have a fusion I was upset, not just for the loss of ability to work the rudder pedals in my airplane, but for life motion in general. I am so far from where I was. I am doing great. In July of this year, it will be 4 years, and my ankle is doing great. My grandchildren call me their “Bionic Oma”. I can dance and I can fly! What more could a 70 year girl ask for? I am Blessed.”

Cheryl, Virginia

A Unique Implant Solution made possible through the use of Additive Manufacturing.

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Humanitarian Device. Authorized by Federal law for use in the treatment of avascular necrosis of the ankle joint. The effectiveness of this device for this use has not been demonstrated.