ERIC WEINSTEIN, DPM

Kyle Kinmon, DPM

817 Coral Ridge Dr
Coral Springs, FL 33071
(954) 796-1800
(954) 796-1801 fax

Certified Foot and Ankle 
2300 N. Commerce Pkwy
Suite 321
Weston, FL 33326
(954) 349-7796
(954) 217-3538 fax



     

   
Our team of specialists and staff believe that informed patients are better equipped to make decisions regarding their health and well being. For your personal use, we have created an extensive patient library covering an array of educational topics. Browse through these diagnoses and treatments to learn more about topics of interest to you. Or, for a more comprehensive search of our entire Web site, enter your term(s) in the search bar provided.

As always, you can contact our office to answer any questions or concerns.

Gangrene is caused by lost blood supply to the foot or bacterial infections that result from open sores or ulcers. Diabetics are most prone to foot gangrene because they typically have poor circulation or nerve damage, which can lead to loss of blood supply.

Any sudden onset of foot or leg pain accompanied by lower skin temperature and skin color changes may indicate a sudden blockage of blood flow to the legs.

Gangrene is a serious condition, particularly when it is caused by an infection, which can spread throughout the body. Gangrenous tissue must be surgically removed, followed by oxygen treatment and intravenous antibiotics to kill any infection. If you suspect gangrene, please contact our office or seek other immediate medical attention.


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Dr. Kyle Kinmon, Podiatrist   Coral Springs and Weston, Florida  serving The Fort Lauderdale area as well as Broward, Miami Dade, and Palm Beach Counties.    954 796-1800