After surgery your surgeon will provide strut adjustment instructions that will be your guide as you proceed with daily strut adjustments. These instructions will look something like the following:
Notes to Patient, which can be found below Strut change/swap instructions. Your surgeon has the option to include notes personalized to your care.
The performance of limb deformity surgery depends on age, weight, activity level and other factors. There are potential risks and recovery takes time. People with conditions limiting rehabilitation should not have this surgery. Only an orthopaedic surgeon can tell if limb deformity surgery is right for you.