PROstep™ is a minimally invasive surgical procedure that can help you to get back on your feet faster,2,3 with less pain.1 PROstep™ MIS surgery is performed with small 3-5mm incisions, compared to 3-5 inch incisions used in traditional bunion surgery.
PROstep™ Minimally Invasive Foot Surgery utilizes percutaneous, incisions to correct bunions (hallux valgus), hammertoes, hallux rigidus and other foot conditions, which cause far less damage to your foot.
Surgeons have found the following advantages of PROstep™ minimally invasive procedures:
Pre-op and post-op images courtesy of Mr. David Redfern FRCS, London.
A physician in Christie Clinic’s Department of Foot and Ankle Surgery, Dr. Kluesner diagnoses, treats and helps prevent disorders affecting the feet and ankles, and performs reconstructive surgery of the foot and ankle in adults and children. Dr. Kluesner graduated with his bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Loras College in Dubuque, IA and went on to earn his doctor of podiatric medicine degree from Des Moines University in Des Moines, IA. He completed his residency in Foot and Ankle Surgery from the University of Pittsburgh in Pittsburgh, PA and fellowship in Advanced Foot and Ankle Surgery at FODRA in Rome, Italy.