TechniquesA Surgical Technique for Corrective Osteotomy of a Complex Distal Humeral Deformity Using 3-Dimensional Printing TechnologyEast, Benjamin BE (hons), MBBS, FRACS (Orth)*; Dallalana, Richard MBBS, FRACS (Orth), FAOrthA†Author Information *Department of Orthopaedics, John Hunter Hospital, Newcastle, NSW †Department of Orthopaedics, Western Hospital Network, Melbourne, Vic., Australia The authors declare no conflict of interest. Reprints: Benjamin East, BE (hons), MBBS, FRACS (Orth), Department of Orthopaedics, John Hunter Hospital, Lookout Rd, NSW 2305, Australia (e-mail: [email protected]). Techniques in Shoulder & Elbow Surgery: March 2019 - Volume 20 - Issue 1 - p 30-34 doi: 10.1097/BTE.0000000000000147 Buy Metrics Abstract Corrective osteotomy for complex deformity correction is a challenging procedure, both in its planning and execution. Traditional planning techniques, particularly when applied to periarticular deformity, are generally inaccurate and the outcome of subsequent osteotomy may be suboptimal. In this described technique, 3-dimensional printed models were generated from preoperative computed tomographic scans to assist in both the planning and execution of a distal humeral osteotomy. A single case is described of cubitus valgus of 40 degrees with fixed flexion deformity following nonunion of a fracture of the lateral condyle of the humerus. Copyright © 2019 Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.