Percutaneous, Implantless Basal Closing Wedge Osteotomy for Hallux Valgus: Surgical technique and Preliminary Results in 114 Patients

Adrian Joseph C. Tablantea, MD

Background: Percutaneous, implantless basal closing wedge osteotomy (PIBCO) is a new technique for hallux valgus (HV) deformity correction that does not need internal fixation. We present this technique and its short-term outcomes for moderate-to-severe HV deformities.