Minirail System

Minirail System

Anatomical site:         Hand, foot

Procedure:                  Deformity correction, fractures, lengthening

Product description

The MiniRail system is a stable solution for fractures and for lengthening of small bones.

The Rail Fixator is indicated for foot and hand lengthening in adults and for paediatric forearm lengthening.

Features & Benefits

The system allows precise, controlled compression / distraction.
The Articulated MiniRail Fixator is hinged to allow adjustment in a horizontal or vertical access and is used for comminuted intra-articular fractures, joint stiffness, or arthrodesis of the foot or hand. The hinge system allows range of motion at the joint during treatment.


  • Metacarpal and metatarsal lengthening
  • Calcaneal lengthening
  • Paediatric forearm lengthening
  • Metacarpal, metatarsal and phalangeal lengthening
  • Joint arthrodesis
  • Joint stiffness; Comminuted intra-articular fractures
  • Soft tissue correction in patients with neurological disorders (e.g. cerebral palsy)
  • Arthrodesis of the 1st carpo-metacarpal joint following soft tissue correction
  • Complex Upper Extremity Deformities
  • Hand Contractures
  • Wrist Contractures
  • Indicated for Paediatrics through Adult


More information

For further information (including brochures) please do not hesitate to contact us. You may also have a look at the Orthofix Website.