Oxbridge™ Ankle Fusion Nail

Simplifying the complex.

Retrograde tibiotalarcalcaneal nailing is an effective surgical treatment for patients that require secure fusion of the ankle and talar joint. The Oxbridge™Ankle Fusion Nail System has been designed to offer a simple and reproducible surgical option for these patients.

Dynamic or Static Locking Options Dynamic or Static Locking Options

Dynamic or Static Locking Options

Choice of dynamic and static proximal locking screw options enables dynamic loading of the nail.

Low Profile Cortical Screws Low Profile Cortical Screws

Low Profile Cortical Screws

Ultra low profile heads and soft tips minimise soft tissue irritation at the subcutaneous border. Choice of insertion point – medial to lateral or lateral to medial.Self tapping screws for ease of insertion.Fully threaded screws to achieve bi-cortical fixation.Increments of 2mm – 26 lengths – 20mm to 120mm

Titanium Alloy (Ti6Al4V) – Type II anodised Titanium Alloy (Ti6Al4V) – Type II anodised

Titanium Alloy (Ti6Al4V) – Type II anodised

Biocompatible material with excellent fatigue strength. Modulus of elasticity closer to bone than that of stainless steel.

Nail Size Options Nail Size Options

Nail Size Options

Three nail diameters – 10mm,11mm & 12mm and two nail lengths – 150mm & 180mm. Accommodates anatomical variation and reduces inventory requirements.

PA and ML Distal Screw Placement PA and ML Distal Screw Placement

PA and ML Distal Screw Placement

Two PA distal screw options and two ML lateral screw options.Distal screws can be positioned accurately in the calcaneum and talus for secure fixation.

Miss-A-Nail Screw Option Miss-A-Nail Screw Option

Miss-A-Nail Screw Option

Additional compression and rotational stability of fusion site augmented by positioning cannulated screw either anterior or posterior to nail, or both. The jig ensures that the nail position will not compromise screw placement.

Instrumentation.

 

 

Instrumentation and surgical technique have been designed to be as simple and straightforward as possible.

Instruments are in one tray and laid out for quick access and ease of use.