Lower Extremity Reconstruction & Limb Salvage


    Lower Extremity Reconstruction refers to surgery to restore limb function, cover vital structures, and maintain a satisfactory appearance following injury, infection, vascular or metabolic diseases. Limb salvage surgery, is a procedure designed to remove cancer such as bone tumors or bone sarcomas, but also soft tissue sarcomas affecting the body’s extremities.

    Our doctors


    Norman Otsuka, MD

    Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon Orthopedic Surgery, Pediatrics
    400 N. 9th St. Floor 2 Springfield, IL 62702

    Why SIU

    Continually learning

    With a focus on continual improvement, our doctors take the time to research, study and innovate to provide the latest treatments for our patients.

    Patient-first experience

    Our care ranges from primary care physicians to specialists and sub-specialists who have advanced training. We're here for you when you need us.

    Breakthrough technology

    Continually teaching the next generation of doctors, our physicians use the latest developments in procedures and technologies for our patients.