Charcot Foot Treatment

Charcot disease or diabetic foot (neuropathic arthropathy) is a troubling complication of diabetes. It can present in combination with a pathological fracture and severe foot deformity. This patient (images below) initially presented for amputation. However, with fusion surgery, utilising specialised internal and external components, the joint was able to be saved.

Charcot Joint

Fracture & Deformity

Charcot foot internal fusion

Fusion Surgery

Diabetic foot fusion surgery

Internal Components