Conditions Treated at the Amputation Prevention Center
At the Amputation Prevention Center at Valley Presbyterian Hospital, we
believe limb preservation begins with early intervention and customized
There are a number of conditions that can put you at risk for amputation.
The majority of threatened limbs we treat and save are the result of complications
from diabetes. Other conditions that can contribute to a risk for amputation
include traumatic injuries, tissue damage, infection, impaired circulation,
As a specialty center for preventing limb amputation, at the Amputation
Prevention Center, we specialize in treating certain conditions that increase
the risk for amputation, with amputation prevention as the primary goal.