External Fixation Frames

The external fixation frame may seem like a very complicated device, but a concerted effort to care for the frame from both the doctor and yourself will make the experience much easier. These sections will provide you with important information regarding your preoperative planning and postoperative care. Following these instructions carefully may help optimize your surgical outcome. At times these general guidelines may be tailored to meet your specific needs. 

Please take time to navigate through the links in the sidebar on the left hand side of this page to familiarize yourself with how to take care of your external fixator. Many of your questions and concerns will be answered here.