Overview

The Limb Preservation service was developed to help prevent amputation of a limb, improve mobility, and help you maintain your highest quality of living. Services are especially designed for the growing population of high-risk individuals with chronic disease.

Our goal is to make sure that you enjoy high quality of care in an environment that is comfortable, supportive, and stress-free.

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In our state-of-the-art facility, you will be seen by a team of faculty podiatric physicians, resident and students from the Western University Health Sciences College of Podiatric Medicine. The team will diagnose and treat your condition from your first visit through the last one. Even if you require surgery, your team of doctors will be there throughout the entire process.

Our patients range in age from infants to adults and even seniors. We will help you through each step of the process. Any questions or concerns that you have will be patiently discussed with you so that at all times you understand what is going on and why the treatment is recommended.

Our Limb Preservation services are conveniently located on WesternU Health Pomona, second floor. It is staffed by nationally recognized experts in podiatric medicine and surgery. Using the latest techniques and technologies, you will receive the very best in care from our team of podiatrists.

We offer a full range of treatments and services including: vascular testing, advanced wound care, preventive and reconstructive limb-sparing surgery, off-loading methods, custom orthoses and braces, on-site x-rays, diabetic shoes, and a Digital Gait Analysis Technology center.

For conditions that also affect other aspects of your health, the Limb Preservation staff consults with your other doctors about your condition for coordinated care.

Services

Our Limb Preservation program is committed to giving you the highest quality and innovative evaluation and treatment such as:

  • Advanced would care
  • Vascular testing
  • Preventive and reconstructive limb-sparing surgery
  • Off-loading methods
  • Custom orthoses and braces
  • On-site Xrays
  • Diabetic shoes
  • Digital Gait Analysis Technology
Why choose WesternU Health Limb Preservation services?
  • Expertise: Nationally recognized, licensed and experienced podiatrists and surgeons who are dedicated to helping save limbs.
  • A Partner in Your Care: Our doctors collaborate with your health care providers to optimize your outcome. You will feel very much a part of the process and confident in the care that you receive. Your health provider will explain all the procedures and include you in important decisions about your care.
  • Caring Providers: You will feel a part of the process of diagnosing and deciding on the course of treatment. Our doctors take time with you to discover your needs and desires. They also help you understand your condition and what can be done to help you enjoy your best health. Your care is focused on you and your needs. If you have any questions or concerns, your doctor will patiently listen and answer your questions to your satisfaction.
  • Language Assistance: Non-English speakers will be happy to hear that our staff is bilingual. Whether you speak Spanish or another language, we can communicate with you.
  • Affordable Cost: As a teaching institute, we are able to pass on cost savings to you.