Yes, Lapiplasty® surgeries are performed in an outpatient surgical setting. Typically, the surgery will last just under an hour, meaning you are in and out the same day of surgery. If your doctor is performing any additional procedures at the same time, the surgery may take longer.
Looking for more in-depth information on the Lapiplasty® Procedure? We invite you to download this helpful patient education brochure. Also, please visit our Find A Doctor locator to speak with a Lapiplasty®-trained surgeon to see if Lapiplasty® 3D Bunion Correction™ is right for you.To request more information on the LAPIPLASTY® Procedure, click here.
Important Risk Information: Only a surgeon can tell if the Lapiplasty® Procedure is right for you. As with any medical treatment, individual results may vary. There are potential risks and recovery takes time. Potential risks include but are not limited to infection, discomfort from the presence of the implant, loosening of the implant, and loss of correction with nonunion or malunion.