Ankle replacement is typically performed through a single incision over the front of the ankle. After safely dissecting down...
Zimmer Biomet Trabecular Metal™ Total Ankle
Designed to reproduce the ankle’s natural flexibility and motion, the Zimmer Biomet Trabecular Metal Total Ankle is an ankle implant system in harmony with natural anatomy. Created to meet the surgeon’s and the patient’s needs, this ankle implant features a low profile design, lateral surgical approach and industry-first Prolong® Highly Crosslinked Polyethylene. This innovative ankle replacement and instrument system brings the latest technological advances to total ankle arthroplasty.
The Zimmer Biomet Trabecular Metal Total Ankle is an implant and instrument system engineered to preserve motion in ankle arthroplasty patients. This semiconstrained device is designed to provide joint mobility by restoring alignment, reducing pain and preserving the flexion/extension movement within the ankle joint.
The Zimmer Biomet Ankle system consists of three implant components:
- Talar component
- Tibial base component
- Modular tibial articular surface
Six implant sizes are available in anatomic configurations with variable radii of curvature proportional to implant size as in the natural ankle. Three thicknesses of Prolog Highly Crosslinked Polyethylene are also available to facilitate proper ligament balancing.