You have probably reached this page because you or a loved one suffers from a type of limb deformity and a doctor or surgeon has recommended external fixation as a treatment option. Children and adults with limb deformities may experience pain, difficulties with mobility and limitations in work and normal activities. In many cases, a limb deformity can be improved, allowing you or your loved one to get back to your everyday life.
Although there are many types of limb deformities, this site focuses on lower-limb and foot deformities. Limb deformities fall broadly into three categories.
Click on the links below to start learning more about these conditions and their treatment options: