OhioHealth Grant Medical Center is one of central Ohio’s only full-service limb reconstruction centers. As a comprehensive and integrated center, we offer treatment and reconstructive options for both upper and lower extremity conditions.
Referrals are required. Talk to your physician. To speak to someone about our limb reconstruction and preservation programs, call 1 (877) 933.7264.
Charcot disease, diabetic foot care, ankle and hindfoot arthritis, fusions and podiatry
Acute injury, fractures, nerve repair and reconstruction
Deformity correction, limb lengthening, osteotomies, fusions and osteomyelitis
Acute fracture treatment, malunions, nonunions, infected fractures and problem fractures
Local, regional and free flaps, complex wound closure and facial reconstruction
Preoperative evaluation of healing potential
Vascular testing, endoscopic vascular reconstruction and open vascular reconstruction
Hyperbaric chamber and other advanced services to enhance healing
We understand limb salvage issues can be complex. That’s why our patients benefit from advanced radiologic support for computed and plain tomography, MRI and nuclear imaging; general and specialized internal medicine for preoperative evaluation and ongoing management; infectious disease support for the treatment of osteomyelitis and other musculoskeletal specialties.
Limb reconstruction is a well-established orthopedic specialty in the United Kingdom and Europe, but finding specialized physicians in the United States is more difficult.
That’s what makes The Limb Reconstruction and Preservation Center at Grant so unique.
To be considered a limb reconstruction center, an institution must be a tertiary teaching hospital with the resources to provide the latest technology for evaluation and treatment. The physicians involved must be experienced, represent all of the specialties needed for the restoration of limb function and be able to solve problems ranging from the most basic to the most complex.
Our limb reconstruction surgeons are well versed in the bone fixation techniques used in orthopedic trauma surgery, such as intramedullary nailing and plating. Our surgeons also employ the use of fine wire fixation. Fine wire circular fixation is valuable for the following uses:
Grant offers the unique service of around-the-clock, onsite specialty care for complex orthopedic trauma treatment.
Our trauma team partners with our limb reconstruction surgeons to offer comprehensive medical care.