Plantar plate repair has continued to evolve as a treatment option for plate ruptures due to specialized guides and...
Wright Medical GRAVITY™ Plantar Plate Repair System
The GRAVITY plantar plate system is a streamlined and easy to use plantar plate repair system made by Wright Medical. Several innovative tools are included in the system including a double barrel drill guide and specialized corkscrew needle drivers that allow for easy preparation of the phalanx and plantar plate, respectively, for repair.
The system also includes very strong ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene suture known as Force Fiber to allow for stout repair of the plate, and easy to use snap off screws for fixing the metatarsal osteotomy. All of these innovations are designed to be easy to use for reliable and strong repair of the plate.