New minimally invasive foot surgery for mild to moderate arthritis of the big toe

March 2010

Consultant orthopaedic surgeon Mr Fred Robinson is now performing the latest minimally invasive forefoot surgery to treat the arthritic big toe at the Spire Cambridge Lea Hospital.

Traditional forefoot surgery requires a 4-8cm incision over the top of the foot. The excess bone is then removed.

The latest minimally invasive method allows the surgeon to perform bony surgery in a closed manner, with the 4-8 cm incision being reduced to just several 3mm incisions. As a result the patient can have all the benefits of the open surgery, with much less damage to the skin and soft tissue and a speedier recovery.

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Insured Patients
Simply visit your GP and ask them to refer you Mr Fred Robinson. Your GP will write a letter of referral and then you can contact us on 01223 518 989 to arrange your first out-patient appointment.

Self Pay Patients
For self-pay treatments, simply call us on 01223 266 929 to request a guide price or to discuss your personal situation.

For further information please contact Customer Services on 01223 266 929.

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