Dr. Vann

  • Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon
  • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Specialist
  • Former Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine
  • General Orthopedics, Sports Medicine and Trauma
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New Technology used for Treatment

Dr. Vann is pleased to offer Patient-Specific Ankle Replacement Technology. If you suffer from chronic ankle pain due to arthritis or injury, you may be a candidate for this procedure.

Dr. Vann is certified to perform Ankle Replacement Surgery using the latest, most proven and reliable ankle implants. CT Scan mapping of the ankle is utilized in the majority of patients to create a customized placement and alignment of the ankle replacement components.

The surgery is performed as an outpatient procedure, with some patients staying overnight.

To learn more about this groundbreaking technology please contact our office.

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Achilles tendon tears are devastating injuries most commonly occurring during basketball, soccer and tennis. Using proven minimally invasive surgical techniques, Dr. Vann is able to perform complete achilles tendon repairs using a small incison at the back of the ankle. This technique has demonstrated decreased complications such as infection and wound breakdown, while providing improved functional levels seen in the traditional open techniques.