Osteotomies: Ponte osteotomies in the thoracic spine
Lamartina Claudio MD, Professor
IRCCS Istituto Ortopedico Galeazzi
Via Riccardo Galeazzi 4
The technique of this thoracic osteotomy is applied in non-angular thoracic hyperkyphosis (M. Scheuermann) and rigid scoliosis and selected cases of iatrogenic fixed deformity and the practical steps are demonstrated in this video from a cadaver lab.