Dr Lintz Orthopaedic clinic in Saint-Jean, France

Dr François Lintz is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Foot and Ankle Specialist at the Centre de Chirurgie de la Cheville et du Pied at the Clinique de l’Union near Toulouse in Southern France. He provides treatment for the full range of foot and ankle conditions and has a particular interest in minimally invasive bunion surgery, keyhole surgery for ankle ligament reconstruction, ankle fusion and toe deformities.

Dr Lintz has a busy private practice, carrying out over 600 surgical procedures each year. He speaks fluent English and French and some German and Spanish. He is an avid traveller and cosmopolitan, and welcomes international patients.

An innovative surgeon, Dr Lintz is the inventor of the TALAS software for measuring hindfoot alignment in three dimensions and is actively involved in Curvebeam, the successful US, Philadelphia based tech startup which revolutionized foot and ankle imaging using Cone Beam, weight bearing computed tomography and artificial intelligence.

Clinique De l’Union is a fully-equipped modern hospital complex certified by Haute Authorité de la Santé (HAS) and ISQUA and ranked A for infection prevention and control by the French Health Ministry. The hospital is easily accessible by air, rail and car.

Video consultations with Dr Lintz are available.

Treatments provided

  • Bunion surgery (1 foot)
  • Bunion surgery (2 feet)
  • Keyhole ankle fusion
  • Keyhole ankle ligament reconstruction
  • Keyhole subtalar fusion
  • Little toes surgery (1 foot)
  • Little toes surgery (2 feet)

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Centre de Chirurgie de la Cheville et du Pied
Clinique de l’Union
1 Boulevard Ratalens

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