Subtalar arthritis



Your GP should initially request these investigations:

Your surgeon may also request the following investigations for more information or surgical planning:

Conservative Treatment

Initial treatment of Subtalar arthritis could include:

Surgical Treatment

Surgical treatment of Subtalar arthritis includes:


Condition specific risks include:

  1. Non-union

General risks of surgery include:

  1. Infection
  2. Damage to nerves/blood vessels
  3. DVT / PE (blood clots)
  4. Anaesthetic risks


Recovery from Subtalar arthritis surgery will include:

Every patient’s recovery is individual and depends on the severity of the injury and the complexity of the surgery.