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BBC article on 3D printed assisted total ankle replacement

South Warwickshire NHS Trust said a private firm supplied 3D printed cutting jigs to give support during the surgery.

Jigs are tools used in operations as they fit on to the surface of bones in only one particular way, to keep a surgeon working on the correct bone.

The NHS trust said the surgery on 9 August at Warwick Hospital completely replaced the ankle of the patient who had been suffering for years with severe pain from osteoarthritis.

Gurdip Chahal led the operation and said: “It is immensely rewarding when we can combine the latest technology with design.”

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Warwick Hospital successful in first implantation of a 3D printed patient specific jig assisted total ankle replacement

On Monday 9 August 2021, Warwick Hospital was successful in their first implantation of a 3D printed patient specific jig assisted total ankle replacement on an 82 year old patient.

Mr Gurdip Chahal, Trauma and Orthopaedic Consultant specialising in foot and ankle surgery, along with the Trauma and Orthopaedic team, planned the operation using computer aided technology via webinars with teams in the United States.

JAMO Orthopaedics Ltd aided the process of planning, supplied the 3D printed sterile cutting jigs and offered support for the surgery.

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