The Evans calcaneal osteotomy has become a primary surgical treatment for both adults and children with pes plano valgus as it offers fewer complication rates in comparison to other procedures. These authors provide step-by-step surgical pearls as well as a guide to managing patients postoperatively.
The flexible pes plano valgus deformity is a difficult problem to evaluate, classify and treat. There are a number of different approaches to the surgical evaluation of the pes valgus foot. One of the most straightforward approaches is to view the foot as two columns.