Denver Clinic for Extremities at Presbyterian/St. Luke’s Medical Center

Nationally Recognized Limb Preservation Team

The Advanced Orthopedic Center at P/SL features The Denver Clinic for Extremities at Risk (formerly Institute for Limb Preservation). This specialized group of doctors care for patients with limb-threatening conditions.

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Evidenced-Based Medicine Provides Better Outcomes

The Extremities at Risk team at P/SL uses proven treatment protocols documented in scientific literature or demonstrated by the Clinic's own research.

Fellowship-Trained Specialists Have the Most Advanced Training and Education

  • Pediatric specialists
  • Orthopedic oncologists
  • Replant surgeons

 Services Provided By the Extremities at Risk Team

  • 24-Hour Emergency Consultation Service (for healthcare providers)
  • Clinical Research
  • Consultations by Institute Physicians/X-Ray and Clinical Information
  • Educational Programs/Resources
  • Microvascular surgery to re-attach amputated parts
  • Weekly Interdisciplinary Patient Conferences

Common Conditions and Injuries Treated by the Extremities at Risk Team

  • Congenital and Childhood Limb Problems (arm, leg, hand and foot)
  • Ewing’s Sarcoma
  • Osteonecrosis
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Prosthetic Joint Infections
  • Non-Healing Bones or Fractures (Non-Union)
  • Replanting Amputated Limb
  • Severe/Chronic Bone Infections
  • Severe Extremity Infections
  • Soft Tissue Tumors
  • Trauma (Motor Vehicle Accidents, Power Machinery, Other Accidents)
  • Tumors of the Limbs or Spine
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