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September 17, 2019

Good Outcomes Seen After Total Ankle Arthroplasty in Stiff Ankles

Good Outcomes Seen After Total Ankle Arthroplasty in Stiff Ankles

"CHICAGO — At the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society Annual Meeting, Justin M. Kane, MD, discussed the role of total ankle arthroplasty in stiff ankles. He said total ankle arthroplasty was a good surgical procedure with highly reliable outcomes in patients with stiff ankle motion."

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August 1, 2019

Foot and Ankle Orthopaedic Surgeons Treat Underserved Patients in Vietnam

Foot and Ankle Orthopaedic Surgeons Treat Underserved Patients in Vietnam

"Members of the American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS) returned to Vietnam to care for children and adults with lower extremity deformities and disabilities as part of the Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Foundation Overseas Outreach Project to Vietnam. Since the program began, AOFAS members have performed more than 1,500 surgeries and evaluated more than 3,500 patients, all at no cost to the patients."

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August 29, 2018

Foot and Ankle Orthopaedic Surgeons Deliver Humanitarian Aid in Vietnam

Foot and Ankle Orthopaedic Surgeons Deliver Humanitarian Aid in Vietnam

"The Foundation surgeons each spent one week working side-by-side with Vietnamese orthopaedic surgeons, treating children, adolescents, and adults with untreated congenital deformities. The surgeons used basic techniques and instruments to perform surgeries since many resources used to correct foot and ankle deformities in the United States and other developed countries are not available in Vietnam."

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June 27, 2018

International collaboration brings hope to Vietnamese feet

International collaboration brings hope to Vietnamese feet

"Forty-five successful surgeries in the last two weeks and 100 more patients to go – this is what the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS) has achieved so far in its seventeenth collaboration with the Viet Duc Hospital. A seminar, which aims to provide new information on surgical techniques to Vietnamese doctors, was sponsored by the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs, the Viet Duc Hospital, AOFAS and the Mobility Outreach International."

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March, 2018

Patients with arthritis after pilon fractures may benefit from total ankle replacement

Patients with arthritis after pilon fractures may benefit from total ankle replacement

"The study addresses an important cohort of patients with post-traumatic arthritis. Pilon fractures represent a difficult clinical scenario. Many patients ultimately require additional surgery for post-traumatic tibiotalar arthritis."

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October 13, 2017

Calling to help others leads surgeon to Vietnam

Calling to help others leads surgeon to Vietnam

"In May, Dr. Kane spent 12 days in Vietnam as part of the American Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS) Overseas Outreach Project. Through the program, Dr. Kane traveled with other orthopedic surgeons to parts of northern Vietnam to evaluate and treat patients who otherwise would have no access to the care and surgeries they need."

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The Orthopedic Institute of North Texas (OINT)

Founded in 2018, The Orthopedic Institute of North Texas (OINT) was established with a patient-centered mission in mind. The entire staff is passionate about providing you with the specific care you deserve in a friendly and happy environment.

All of our orthopedic surgeons are board certified or board eligible and have extensive training from the most prestigious programs in the world. No matter what condition you are experiencing, rest assured that the doctors at The Orthopedic Institute of North Texas (OINT) are highly skilled and capable of helping you in your recovery and getting you back on your feet. When deciding on whom to trust with your care, OINT is the only choice.

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