Troy J Boffeli

Summary

Affiliation: HealthPartners Research Foundation
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Intraoperative Simulated Weightbearing Lateral Foot Imaging: The Clinical Utility and Ability to Predict Sagittal Plane Position of the First Ray in Lapidus Fusion
    Troy J Boffeli
    Director, Foot and Ankle Surgical Residency Program, Regions Hospital HealthPartners Institute for Education and Research, St Paul, MN Electronic address
    J Foot Ankle Surg 55:1158-1163. 2016
  2. doi request reprint Two-Pin Fixation of Proximal Interphalangeal Joint Fusion for Hammertoe Correction
    Troy J Boffeli
    Director, Foot and Ankle Surgical Residency Program, Regions Hospital HealthPartners Institute for Education and Research, St Paul, MN Electronic address
    J Foot Ankle Surg 55:480-7. 2016
  3. doi request reprint Radiation therapy for recurrent heterotopic ossification prophylaxis after partial metatarsal amputation
    Troy J Boffeli
    Director, Foot and Ankle Surgical Residency Program, Regions Hospital HealthPartners Institute for Education and Research, St Paul, MN Electronic address
    J Foot Ankle Surg 54:345-9. 2015
  4. doi request reprint Plantar rotational flap technique for panmetatarsal head resection and transmetatarsal amputation: a revision approach for second metatarsal head transfer ulcers in patients with previous partial first ray amputation
    Troy J Boffeli
    Regions Hospital, Health Partners Institute for Medical Education, St Paul, MN Electronic address
    J Foot Ankle Surg 53:96-100. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Partial foot amputations for salvage of the diabetic lower extremity
    Troy J Boffeli
    Foot and Ankle Surgical Residency Program, Regions Hospital HealthPartners Institute for Education and Research, 640 Jackson Street, Saint Paul, Minnesota 55101, USA Electronic address
    Clin Podiatr Med Surg 31:103-26. 2014
  6. doi request reprint The Keck and Kelly wedge calcaneal osteotomy for Haglund's deformity: a technique for reproducible results
    Troy J Boffeli
    Regions Hospital HealthPartners Institute for Medical Education, Saint Paul, MN, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 51:398-401. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Rotational flap closure of first and fifth metatarsal head plantar ulcers: adjunctive procedure when performing first or fifth ray amputation
    Troy J Boffeli
    Foot and Ankle Surgery, Regions Hospital HealthPartners Institute for Education and Research, St Paul, MN, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 52:263-70. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Incidence and Clinical Significance of Heterotopic Ossification After Partial Ray Resection
    Troy J Boffeli
    Director, Foot and Ankle Surgical Residency Program, Regions Hospital HealthPartners Institute for Education and Research, St Paul, MN
    J Foot Ankle Surg 55:714-9. 2016
  9. doi request reprint Near total calcanectomy with rotational flap closure of large decubitus heel ulcerations complicated by calcaneal osteomyelitis
    Troy J Boffeli
    Foot and Ankle Surgical Residency, Regions Hospital Health Partners Institute for Medical Education, Saint Paul, MN 55101, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 52:107-12. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Medial and Lateral Plantar Artery Angiosome Rotational Flaps for Transmetatarsal and Lisfranc Amputation in Patients With Compromised Plantar Tissue
    Troy J Boffeli
    Director, Foot and Ankle Surgical Residency Program, Regions Hospital HealthPartners Institute for Education and Research, St Paul, MN
    J Foot Ankle Surg 55:351-61. 2016

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. doi request reprint Intraoperative Simulated Weightbearing Lateral Foot Imaging: The Clinical Utility and Ability to Predict Sagittal Plane Position of the First Ray in Lapidus Fusion
    Troy J Boffeli
    Director, Foot and Ankle Surgical Residency Program, Regions Hospital HealthPartners Institute for Education and Research, St Paul, MN Electronic address
    J Foot Ankle Surg 55:1158-1163. 2016
    ..In conclusion, we believe the findings from our intraoperative imaging technique are a reliable predictor of first ray sagittal plane alignment in Lapidus midfoot fusion...
  2. doi request reprint Two-Pin Fixation of Proximal Interphalangeal Joint Fusion for Hammertoe Correction
    Troy J Boffeli
    Director, Foot and Ankle Surgical Residency Program, Regions Hospital HealthPartners Institute for Education and Research, St Paul, MN Electronic address
    J Foot Ankle Surg 55:480-7. 2016
    ..No postoperative infection was encountered. The low incidence of complications observed supports the 2-pin K-wire fixation technique as a low-cost and viable construct for proximal interphalangeal joint fusion hammertoe repair. ..
  3. doi request reprint Radiation therapy for recurrent heterotopic ossification prophylaxis after partial metatarsal amputation
    Troy J Boffeli
    Director, Foot and Ankle Surgical Residency Program, Regions Hospital HealthPartners Institute for Education and Research, St Paul, MN Electronic address
    J Foot Ankle Surg 54:345-9. 2015
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  4. doi request reprint Plantar rotational flap technique for panmetatarsal head resection and transmetatarsal amputation: a revision approach for second metatarsal head transfer ulcers in patients with previous partial first ray amputation
    Troy J Boffeli
    Regions Hospital, Health Partners Institute for Medical Education, St Paul, MN Electronic address
    J Foot Ankle Surg 53:96-100. 2014
    ..Retrospective chart review identified prompt healing of the flap in both patients. Neither patient experienced recurrent ulcers or required subsequent surgery within the first 12 months postoperatively. ..
  5. doi request reprint Partial foot amputations for salvage of the diabetic lower extremity
    Troy J Boffeli
    Foot and Ankle Surgical Residency Program, Regions Hospital HealthPartners Institute for Education and Research, 640 Jackson Street, Saint Paul, Minnesota 55101, USA Electronic address
    Clin Podiatr Med Surg 31:103-26. 2014
    ..The effective application of partial foot amputations in the high-risk diabetic population can act to minimize the need for major proximal lower limb amputations. ..
  6. doi request reprint The Keck and Kelly wedge calcaneal osteotomy for Haglund's deformity: a technique for reproducible results
    Troy J Boffeli
    Regions Hospital HealthPartners Institute for Medical Education, Saint Paul, MN, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 51:398-401. 2012
    ..Technique pearls include patient selection criteria for bump removal versus wedge osteotomy and a preoperative template protocol...
  7. doi request reprint Rotational flap closure of first and fifth metatarsal head plantar ulcers: adjunctive procedure when performing first or fifth ray amputation
    Troy J Boffeli
    Foot and Ankle Surgery, Regions Hospital HealthPartners Institute for Education and Research, St Paul, MN, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 52:263-70. 2013
    ..These cases highlight our patient selection criteria, staging protocol when cellulitis or abscess is present, rotational flap design, surgical technique pearls, and the typical postoperative healing progress...
  8. doi request reprint Incidence and Clinical Significance of Heterotopic Ossification After Partial Ray Resection
    Troy J Boffeli
    Director, Foot and Ankle Surgical Residency Program, Regions Hospital HealthPartners Institute for Education and Research, St Paul, MN
    J Foot Ankle Surg 55:714-9. 2016
    ..The perioperative use of pharmacologic or radiation prophylaxis in an attempt to minimize amputation-related morbidity should be considered. ..
  9. doi request reprint Near total calcanectomy with rotational flap closure of large decubitus heel ulcerations complicated by calcaneal osteomyelitis
    Troy J Boffeli
    Foot and Ankle Surgical Residency, Regions Hospital Health Partners Institute for Medical Education, Saint Paul, MN 55101, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 52:107-12. 2013
    ..This procedure is an effective option, provided specific principles are followed to achieve complete wound coverage and minimize pressure points both when in bed and when walking...
  10. doi request reprint Medial and Lateral Plantar Artery Angiosome Rotational Flaps for Transmetatarsal and Lisfranc Amputation in Patients With Compromised Plantar Tissue
    Troy J Boffeli
    Director, Foot and Ankle Surgical Residency Program, Regions Hospital HealthPartners Institute for Education and Research, St Paul, MN
    J Foot Ankle Surg 55:351-61. 2016
    ..A series of 4 cases with an average follow-up duration of 5.75 years is presented to demonstrate our patient selection criteria, flap design principles, dissection pearls, and surgical staging protocol...
  11. doi request reprint Complete fifth ray amputation with peroneal tendon transfer--a staged surgical protocol
    Troy J Boffeli
    Foot and Ankle Surgery Residency Program, Regions Hospital HealthPartners Institute for Medical Education, Saint Paul, MN 55101, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 51:696-701. 2012
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first report of a staged protocol involving complete fifth ray resection, initial antibiotic bead placement, and delayed peroneus longus tendon transfer...
  12. doi request reprint Combined medial column primary arthrodesis, middle column open reduction internal fixation, and lateral column pinning for treatment of Lisfranc fracture-dislocation injuries
    Troy J Boffeli
    Director, Foot and Ankle Surgical Residency Program, Regions Hospital HealthPartners Institute for Education and Research, St Paul, MN
    J Foot Ankle Surg 53:657-63. 2014
    ..We propose that this surgical approach is a viable alternative technique for primary treatment of Lisfranc fracture-dislocation injuries. ..
  13. doi request reprint Surgical technique for combined Dwyer calcaneal osteotomy and peroneal tendon repair for correction of peroneal tendon pathology associated with cavus foot deformity
    Troy J Boffeli
    Regions Hospital HealthPartners Institute for Medical Education, Saint Paul, MN, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 51:135-40. 2012
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  14. doi request reprint Minimally Invasive Early Operative Treatment of Progressive Foot and Ankle Deformity Associated With Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease
    Troy J Boffeli
    Director, Foot and Ankle Surgical Residency Program, Regions Hospital, HealthPartners Institute for Education and Research, St Paul, MN
    J Foot Ankle Surg 54:701-8. 2015
    ..The early minimally invasive approach includes plantar fasciotomy, Achilles tendon lengthening, transfer of the peroneus longus to the fifth metatarsal, Hibbs and Jones tendon transfer, and hammertoe repair of digits 1 to 5...
  15. doi request reprint Angle and Base of Gait Long Leg Axial and Intraoperative Simulated Weightbearing Long Leg Axial Imaging to Capture True Frontal Plane Tibia to Calcaneus Alignment in Valgus and Varus Deformities of the Rearfoot and Ankle
    Troy J Boffeli
    Director, Foot and Ankle Surgical Residency Program, Regions Hospital HealthPartners Institute for Education and Research, St Paul, MN
    J Foot Ankle Surg 55:1043-51. 2016
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  16. doi request reprint Complete Fifth Ray Amputation With Peroneal Tendon Transfer to the Cuboid: A Review of Consecutive Cases Involving Lateral Column Neuropathic Foot Ulceration and Osteomyelitis
    Troy J Boffeli
    Director, Foot and Ankle Surgical Residency, Regions Hospital HealthPartners Institute for Medical Education and Research, St Paul, MN
    J Foot Ankle Surg 55:1148-1157. 2016
    ..0 (range 2.9 to 105) months. Despite the 10 patients (47.6%) requiring revision surgery, the limb salvage rate was 76.2% (16 of 21) at an average follow-up period of >3 years in this high-risk patient population...
  17. doi request reprint Surgical Treatment Guidelines for Digital Deformity Associated With Intrinsic Muscle Spasticity (Intrinsic Plus Foot) in Adults With Cerebral Palsy
    Troy J Boffeli
    Director, Foot and Ankle Surgical Residency Program, Regions Hospital HealthPartners Institute for Education and Research, St Paul, MN
    J Foot Ankle Surg 54:985-93. 2015
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  18. doi request reprint Lateral Stress Dorsiflexion View: A Case Series Demonstrating Clinical Utility in Midterm Hallux Limitus
    Troy J Boffeli
    Director, Foot and Ankle Surgical Residency Program, Regions Hospital, HealthPartners Institute for Education and Research, St Paul, MN
    J Foot Ankle Surg 54:739-46. 2015
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  19. doi request reprint Unilobed Rotational Flap for Plantar Hallux Interphalangeal Joint Ulceration Complicated by Osteomyelitis
    Troy J Boffeli
    Director, Foot and Ankle Surgical Residency, Regions Hospital HealthPartners Institute for Medical Education, St Paul, MN
    J Foot Ankle Surg 54:1166-71. 2015
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  20. doi request reprint Double calcaneal osteotomy with percutaneous Steinmann pin fixation as part of treatment for flexible flatfoot deformity: a review of consecutive cases highlighting our experience with pin fixation
    Troy J Boffeli
    Director, Foot and Ankle Surgery Residency Program, Regions Hospital HealthPartners Institute for Education and Research, St Paul, MN
    J Foot Ankle Surg 54:478-82. 2015
    ..It is cost-effective and minimizes the potential risk of iatrogenic Achilles pathologic features associated with screw fixation. ..
  21. doi request reprint Modified Dwyer osteotomy with rotation and reinsertion of autograft bone wedge for residual heel deformity despite previous delayed subtalar joint arthrodesis after calcaneal fracture
    Troy J Boffeli
    Director, Foot and Ankle Surgery Residency Program, Regions Hospital HealthPartners Institute for Education and Research, St Paul, MN
    J Foot Ankle Surg 53:799-805. 2014
    ..This case demonstrates the value of periarticular calcaneal osteotomies without the need to revise the subtalar joint arthrodesis for this challenging clinical situation...
  22. doi request reprint In-office distal Symes lesser toe amputation: a safe, reliable, and cost-effective treatment of diabetes-related tip of toe ulcers complicated by osteomyelitis
    Troy J Boffeli
    Director, Foot and Ankle Surgical Residency Program, Regions Hospital HealthPartners Institute for Education and Research, St Paul, MN
    J Foot Ankle Surg 53:720-6. 2014
    ..This office-based procedure allows bone biopsy diagnosis, removes the non-healing ulcer, confirms clear margins regarding the osteomyelitis, and addresses the underlying toe deformity to minimize the chances of repeat ulceration...
  23. doi request reprint Acral fibrokeratoma of the foot treated with excision and trap door flap closure: a case report
    Troy J Boffeli
    Director, Foot and Ankle Surgical Residency Program, Regions Hospital and HealthPartners Institute for Education and Research, St Paul, MN
    J Foot Ankle Surg 53:449-52. 2014
    ..The mass was subsequently excised and closed with a local flap. The flap had healed uneventfully by 2 weeks postoperatively, and the patient denied any evidence of recurrence or pain at 12 months of follow-up. ..
  24. doi request reprint Minimally invasive soft tissue release of foot and ankle contracture secondary to stroke
    Troy J Boffeli
    Director, Foot and Ankle Surgical Residency Program, Regions Hospital HealthPartners Institute for Education and Research, St Paul, MN
    J Foot Ankle Surg 53:369-75. 2014
    ..The main goal of this approach is to improve foot and ankle alignment for ease of bracing, which, in turn, will improve gait, reduce the risk of falls, decrease pain, and avoid the development of pressure sores. ..
  25. doi request reprint Arthroscopic management of the septic ankle joint: case report of a stage-guided treatment
    Troy J Boffeli
    Foot and Ankle Surgery Residency Program, Regions Hospital HealthPartners Institute for Medical Education, Saint Paul, MN, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 52:113-7. 2013
    ..The treatment protocol provides supplemental guidance to assist regular clinical judgment in managing the septic ankle joint...