Arthroscopic Surgery


Athroscopic Surgery involves the use of a small camera and instruments, that are placed into the joint for visualization and repair of joint conditions. Arthroscopic procedures are usually performed without need for an overnight hospital stay. Procedures are performed through two or three small incisions, which allows for minimal scarring. 

Conditions That May Be Treated With Arthroscopy

  • Ankle Arthritis
  • Ankle Impingement
  • Ankle Instability
  • Cartilage Damage
  • Osteochondral Defect (OCD) of Talus
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Synovitis
  • Scar Tissue or Stiff Joints
Arthroscopic surgery is a procedure in which we use a small camera and instruments to repair joint conditions. If you suffer from joint pain, ankle instability, or other joint related issues in your ankles, contact Keith McSpadden, DPM today for a consultation.

Ankle Joint Anatomy

Benefits of Arthroscopy

  • Smaller Incisions
  • Shorter Recovery Time
  • Decreased Complication Rates
    • Pain
    • Bleeding
    • Infection
    • Wound Breakdown
  • Early Initiation of Post-Surgical Physical Therapy
 

If you are experiencing Ankle Pain, you may benefit from Arthroscopy. Call 512-593-2949 or CLICK HERE to Schedule an Appointment.