The Leg Lengthening Clinic has performed this procedure in more than 150 patients over the last several years.
Having done this for so long, we understand that there are many doubts or questions involved in this procedure, and we are at the disposal of anyone who would like to know more.
We have made several resources available to you on this website. Please carefully look at our "FAQ" section as it answers most of the questions we usually receive.
Leg Lengthening Clinic - Get Taller
Step 1: Consultation and Evaluation
- 2-4 hours
- X-rays/Blood test/Cybex strength/Psychological Preparation
Step 2: Surgery
- 2-5 hours
- Full shower/shave legs where required
Step 3: Hospitalization
- 4 days in hospital
- Lesson lengthening/exercise bike
Step 4: Lengthening
- 1 mm per day or 1 inch per 26 days
- Careful walking with/without crutches
- Exercising/Stretching/Careful walking
Step 5: Consolidation
- Approximately 90 days to 120 days
Step 6: Removal of Nail
- 1 to 2 years upon completion of lengthening