David, treated for a bone traumaRead David's story
James, treated for Charcot foot diseaseRead James' story
Q’Shaun, treated for Blount’s diseaseRead Q'Shaun's story
Kacie, mother of Kevin, treated for bilateral club footRead Kevin's story
TL-HEX is an external fixation system that combines hardware and software to correct bone deformities. TL-HEX supports fracture fixation, limb lengthening and deformity correction in long bones in adults and children.
The doctor said he could possibly save my leg, but there was no guarantee. Today I feel free.
I’d advise other patients to talk to their surgeon, ask lots of questions.
Carol, mother of Q’Shaun
Communication and support are key, ask the surgeon lots of questions and make sure you have family and friends to support you through the process.
Kacie, mother of Kevin
Getting the fixators for Kevin was scary and it wasn’t always easy during his recovery, but it was so worth it!
Some useful information about preparing for your surgery, including questions to ask your surgeon, communication with your insurer and how to plan ahead.More about pre-surgery planning