The Fulkerson procedure is the same thing as a Fulkerson osteotomy.

Synonyms: 
Fulkerson osteotomy
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Distal realignment procedures

Realigning the kneecap by surgical procedures below the kneecap.

Surgical procedures to correct patellar alignment

Non-surgical treatment is generally the first choice of management, but surgery may be necessary.

Surgery for patellar malalignment

Part 8 of a course on Patellofemoral Pain by Dr Ronald Grelsamer of Mount Sinai Hospital in New York.

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CLINICAL PUBLICATIONS

TT-TG vs. modified lateral patellar edge for determination of tibial tubercle transfer distance in Fulkerson osteotomy procedures. Edwards A, Larson E, Beckert M, Sahai N and Albright JP. Knee. 2016 Aug; 23(4): 712–715.


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