Listen to our episode on an introduction to pilon fractures  as Dr. Dixon  gives us an excellent overview! 


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 Dr. Dixon is an orthopaedic surgeon specializing in foot and ankle. She went to Meharry medical college and received her medical degree. She did her residency at the University of Cincinnati and completed a fellowship in foot and ankle surgery at Massachusetts General Hospital.


Goal of episode: To get an understanding mechanism, radiographic evaluation, and treatment of pilon fractures.


We cover:

  • History and PE findings
  • Radiographic Imaging
  • Non-op treatment
  • Operative treatment 



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