Pediatric ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Physis (Growth Plate) Sparing Surgery

Front view of knee showing open growth plates

Side view of knee

Femoral guide to accurately localize the best ACL tunnel location

Femoral guide to accurately localize the best ACL tunnel location

Pediatric ACL Sports Medicine Surgery

 

Pediatric ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Physis (Growth Plate) Sparing Surgery

Arthroscopic view of retrograde ACL femoral tunnel guide

Outside-in retrograde flipcutter to create the femoral ACL socket

Arthroscopic view of ACL retrograde flipcutter

Pediatric ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Physis (Growth Plate) Sparing Surgery

Creating the inside tunnel for the suspensory button

Arthroscopic view of passing suture for ACL tunnel

Guide for the tibial ACL tunnel

Pediatric ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Physis (Growth Plate) Sparing Surgery

Guide to find the best location for the ACL tibial tunnel

Arthroscopic view of ACL tibial guide

Arthroscopic view of suspensory ACL femoral fixation

Pediatric ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Physis (Growth Plate) Sparing Surgery

Arthroscopic view of final pediatric ACL reconstruction

Post pediatric ACL physis sparing reconstruction Growth plates are protected

Dr. Nguyen's Pediatric ACL reconstruction Rehab Protocol

 

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Knee pediatric ACL reconstruction Rehab ProtocolJan2019 (pdf)

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