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PERI-LOC

Ankle Fusion Plating System

Product Information

PERI-LOC Ankle Fusion Plating System Overview

In addition to both lateral and anterior options, the PERI-LOC Ankle Fusion Plating System is the only system that provides posterior plating solutions for both Tibiotalar and Tibiotalocalcaneal fusions.

Features and Benefits:

  • Different indications may mean different approaches
  • 4 Anatomic plate designs can be used with anterior, lateral and posterior approaches
  • Dedicated instruments designed for compression and distraction PERI-LOC technology provides a rigid, threaded, locking plate construct
  • The posterior approach minimises soft tissue irritation and preserves the fibula
  • Completes our ankle fusion portfolio 

Design and Technology


PERI-LOC Ankle Fusion Plating System Design

Lateral plates

• Anatomically designed for optimal screw positioning
• Plates fit 4.5mm Locking and Cortex Screws as well as 5.7mm Cannulated, and 6.5mm Cancellous Screws
• Plates are left/right specific


Download the large fragment surgical technique

 

Anterior Primary Plates

• Designed to fuse the tibia and talus from an anterior approach
• Anatomically contoured for optimal fit
• Plates fit 3.5mm Locking and Cortex Screws as well as 4.0mm Cancellous and Cannulated Screws*
• Plates are left/right specific
• Available in three (67mm) and five (92mm) hole lengths

 

Hindfoot Ankle Utility Plate

Designed to perform fusions from two different approaches: Anterior and Posterior

Anterior approach

Can be used to fuse the tibia and talus
Cluster of screws target into graft used to fill talar void

Posterior approach

Can be used to fuse the tibia, talus and calcaneus

• Anatomically contoured for optimal fit
• Plates fit 3.5mm Locking and Cortex screws as well as 4.0mm Cancellous and Cannulated Screws*
• Plates are left/right specific
• Available in five (104mm) hole length

 

Posterior Plates

• Anatomically pre-contoured for optimal fit
• Plates fit 3.5mm Locking and Cortex Screws as well as 4.0mm Cancellous and Cannulated Screws*
• Plates are left/right specific
• Available in three hole length (80mm)

Download the small fragment surgical technique

 

 

 

 

 

Indications


PERI-LOC Ankle Fusion Plating System Indications

The Smith & Nephew VLP FOOT Plating System can be used in adolescent (12-18 years), and transitional adolescent (18-21 years) subpopulations and adults, as well as patients with osteopenic bone.

The PERI-LOC Ankle Fusion Plating System is indicated for:
Ankle arthrodesis and fractures, including the distal tibia, talus and calcaneus.