In this seven part series, Thomas San Giovanni, M.D. performs a total ankle replacement at Doctors Hospital in Miami, Florida. This video is the only available unedited video of a live total ankle replacement. Total ankle replacements are helping patients who suffer with painful ankle arthritis. Improvements to implant designs have allowed for improved longevity and better movement, and is an excellent treatment option for patients who need surgery . Doctors Hospital is home to the Center for Orthopedics & Sports Medicine, and is recognized as a leader in total joint replacement.