Sidewinder™

Semi-tubular plate fitted with opposing compression tabs that deliver dynamic compression across the fracture site without the need for lag screws

  • Reduces OR time

  • Reduces risk of iatrogenic fracture and soft tissue stripping

  • Promotes early weight bearing

  • Correct fibular length with ‘Magic Screwdriver’ to reduce talus

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Sidewinder Plate surgical technique

Sidewinder Plate surgical technique manual cover

Weber B & Short Oblique Fibula Fracture Treatment

Pre and post-operation comparison x-rays
Sidewinder plate attached onto fibula bone

Sidewinder™

Semi-tubular plate fitted with opposing compression tabs that deliver dynamic compression across the fracture site without the need for lag screws

  • Reduces OR time

  • Reduces risk of iatrogenic fracture and soft tissue stripping

  • Promotes early weight bearing

  • Correct fibular length with ‘Magic Screwdriver’ to reduce talus

Learn More

Surgical technique preview for TriMed's Sidewinder Plate

Sidewinder Plate surgical technique manual cover

Weber B & Short Oblique Fibula Fracture Treatment

Pre and post surgery x-ray comparisons