Bone chisel is composed of a bulky handle and a blade that is beveled on one side to resist cutting along straight path. In orthopedic surgery, bone chisels have several uses.
These uses include cutting slices of bone to be used as grafts, removal of exostosis or osteophytes. Bone grafts can be obtained using this instrument from bones such as tibia, fibula, ribs and iliac bone.Surtex instruments offers a variety of sizesin this category that meet their function according to the targeted bone. Hibbs Bone Chisel, for example, is generally characterized by a small blade size that enable taking grafts from thin bones like ribs, and it is also available in different sizes.