“I have published many scientific articles on foot and ankle surgery and maintain an active research interest”

The Cartiva Motion Study won the prestigious Roger Mann Award for the Best Paper at the American Foot and Ankle Surgery Society Meeting.

Mr Solan

Solan MC, Davies MS, Sakellariou A. Syndesmosis Stabilisation: Screws Versus
Flexible Fixation. Foot Ankle Clin. 2017 Mar;22(1):35-63. doi:
10.1016/j.fcl.2016.09.004. Review. PubMed PMID: 28167064.

Baumhauer JF, Singh D, Glazebrook M, Blundell C, De Vries G, Le IL, Nielsen D,
Pedersen ME, Sakellariou A, Solan M, Wansbrough G, Younger AS, Daniels T; for and
on behalf of the CARTIVA Motion Study Group. Prospective, Randomized,
Multi-centered Clinical Trial Assessing Safety and Efficacy of a Synthetic
Cartilage Implant Versus First Metatarsophalangeal Arthrodesis in Advanced Hallux
Rigidus. Foot Ankle Int. 2016 May;37(5):457-69. doi: 10.1177/1071100716635560.
PubMed PMID: 26922669.

Boyd RP, Dimock R, Solan MC, Porter E. Achilles tendon rupture: how to avoid
missing the diagnosis. Br J Gen Pract. 2015 Dec;65(641):668-9. doi:
10.3399/bjgp15X688069. PubMed PMID: 26622031; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4655731.

Alkhamaali ZK, Crocombe AD, Solan MC, Cirovic S. Finite element modelling of
radial shock wave therapy for chronic plantar fasciitis. Comput Methods Biomech
Biomed Engin. 2016;19(10):1069-78. doi: 10.1080/10255842.2015.1096348. PubMed
PMID: 26465270.

Templeton-Ward O, Solan M. Posterior ankle and hind foot arthroscopy – how do
you responsibly learn this new technique? Foot Ankle Surg. 2014 Dec;20(4):229-30.
doi: 10.1016/j.fas.2014.09.005. PubMed PMID: 25457656.

Solan MC, Carne A, Davies MS. Gastrocnemius shortening and heel pain. Foot
Ankle Clin. 2014 Dec;19(4):719-38. doi: 10.1016/j.fcl.2014.08.010. Review. PubMed
PMID: 25456718.

Solan M, Davies M. Nonunion of fifth metatarsal fractures. Foot Ankle Clin.
2014 Sep;19(3):499-519. doi: 10.1016/j.fcl.2014.06.009. Review. PubMed PMID:

Thompson SM, Lindisfarne EA, Bradley N, Solan M. Periprosthetic supracondylar
femoral fractures above a total knee replacement: compatibility guide for
fixation with a retrograde intramedullary nail. J Arthroplasty. 2014
Aug;29(8):1639-41. doi: 10.1016/j.arth.2013.07.027. Review. PubMed PMID:

Marsland D, Belkoff SM, Solan MC. Biomechanical analysis of endobutton versus
screw fixation after Lisfranc ligament complex sectioning. Foot Ankle Surg. 2013
Dec;19(4):267-72. doi: 10.1016/j.fas.2013.06.009. PubMed PMID: 24095236.

Aqil A, Siddiqui MR, Solan M, Redfern DJ, Gulati V, Cobb JP. Extracorporeal
shock wave therapy is effective in treating chronic plantar fasciitis: a
meta-analysis of RCTs. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2013 Nov;471(11):3645-52. doi:
10.1007/s11999-013-3132-2. Review. PubMed PMID: 23813184; PubMed Central PMCID:

Ieong E, Afolayan J, Little N, Solan M, Pearce C. The incidence and natural
history of forefoot scar pain following open hallux valgus surgery. Foot Ankle
Spec. 2013 Aug;6(4):271-5. doi: 10.1177/1938640013489344. PubMed PMID: 23723334.

Gurdezi S, Kohls-Gatzoulis J, Solan MC. Results of proximal medial
gastrocnemius release for Achilles tendinopathy. Foot Ankle Int. 2013
Oct;34(10):1364-9. doi: 10.1177/1071100713488763. PubMed PMID: 23687335.

Marsland D, Dray A, Little NJ, Solan MC. The saphenous nerve in foot and
ankle surgery: its variable anatomy and relevance. Foot Ankle Surg. 2013
Jun;19(2):76-9. doi: 10.1016/j.fas.2012.10.007. PubMed PMID: 23548446.

Malik AK, Mehta S, Solan M. Significance of flake fracture with medial
malleolar fracture. Foot Ankle Int. 2013 May;34(5):749-52. doi:
10.1177/1071100713478920. PubMed PMID: 23509017.

Park DH, Gill IR, Solan MC. Flexor digitorum longus tendon harvest length
utilising a limited operative exposure: A cadaveric study. Foot Ankle Surg. 2013
Mar;19(1):53-5. doi: 10.1016/j.fas.2012.10.002. PubMed PMID: 23337278.

Ieong E, Afolayan J, Carne A, Solan M. Ultrasound scanning for recalcitrant
plantar fasciopathy. Basis of a new classification. Skeletal Radiol. 2013
Mar;42(3):393-8. doi: 10.1007/s00256-012-1470-x. PubMed PMID: 22820618.

Abbassian A, Kohls-Gatzoulis J, Solan MC. Proximal medial gastrocnemius
release in the treatment of recalcitrant plantar fasciitis. Foot Ankle Int. 2012
Jan;33(1):14-9. doi: 10.3113/FAI.2012.0014. PubMed PMID: 22381231.

Solan MC, Davies MS. Revision surgery of the lesser toes. Foot Ankle Clin.
2011 Dec;16(4):621-45. doi: 10.1016/j.fcl.2011.09.002. Review. PubMed PMID:

Freshwater MF, Mohan A, Baskaradas A, Solan M, Magnussen P. Re: Mohan A,
Baskaradas M, Solan M, Magnussen P. Pain and paraesthesia produced by silicone
ring and pneumatic tourniquets. J Hand Surgery Eur. 2011, 36: 215-18. J Hand Surg
Eur Vol. 2011 Oct;36(8):713-4. doi: 10.1177/1753193411419462. PubMed PMID:

Arastu MH, Partridge R, Crocombe A, Solan M. Determination of optimal screw
positioning in flexor hallucis longus tendon transfer for chronic tendoachilles
rupture. Foot Ankle Surg. 2011 Jun;17(2):74-8. doi: 10.1016/j.fas.2010.01.003.
PubMed PMID: 21549976.

Malik AK, Solan M, Sakellariou A. Potenza et al. Primary subtalar arthrodesis
for the treatment of comminuted intra-articular calcaneal fractures [Injury
41;2010:702-6]. Injury. 2011 Apr;42(4):431-2; author reply 432-3. doi:
10.1016/j.injury.2010.11.030. PubMed PMID: 21185020.

Mohan A, Baskaradas A, Solan M, Magnussen P. Pain and paraesthesia produced
by silicone ring and pneumatic tourniquets. J Hand Surg Eur Vol. 2011
Mar;36(3):215-8. doi: 10.1177/1753193410390845. PubMed PMID: 21131688.

Jones C, Abbassian A, Trompeter A, Solan M. Driving a modified car: a simple
but unexploited adjunct in the management of patients with chronic right sided
foot and ankle pain. Foot Ankle Surg. 2010 Dec;16(4):170-3. doi:
10.1016/j.fas.2009.10.007. PubMed PMID: 21047604.

O’Donnell T, Hogan N, Solan M, Stephens MM. Correction of severe hallux
valgus using a basal chevron osteotomy and distal soft tissue release. Foot Ankle
Surg. 2010 Sep;16(3):126-31. doi: 10.1016/j.fas.2009.08.002. PubMed PMID:

Solan MC, Kohls-Gatzoulis J, Stephens MM. Idiopathic toe walking and
contractures of the triceps surae. Foot Ankle Clin. 2010 Jun;15(2):297-307. doi:
10.1016/j.fcl.2010.01.002. Review. PubMed PMID: 20534357.