Chondro-Gide is the leading natural collagen matrix in cartilage regeneration. Surgeons can use this easy to handle matrix to treat cartilage defects with various surgical methods. Chondro-Gide consists of natural collagen. The unique bilayer structure of the matrix is manufactured in a patented process.
The AMIC toe technique has anecdotally demonstrated some promising early pain relief for patients and could offer longer-lasting pain-free results with and without Cheilectomy.
With a handful of UK centres closely following up this work, below are some images of the technique and a 2 year follow up paper from Prof. Richter.
AMIC Talus is a simple procedure that can be implanted via mini-arthrotomy alone, without osteotomy of the lateral or medial malleolus in almost all cases.
The three videos below show 3 differing AMIC techniques.