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Mr. Dominic J. Kleinhenz, MD

Orthopedist

Dr. Dominic J Kleinhenz MD is a top Orthopaedic Surgeon in Pompano Beach, . With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. Dominic J Kleinhenz MD is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better. Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. Dominic J Kleinhenz MD is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. Dominic J Kleinhenz MD is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients. In Pompano Beach, FL, Dr. Dominic J Kleinhenz MD is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
46 years Experience
Mr. Dominic J. Kleinhenz, MD
  • Pompano Beach, FL
  • Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
  • Accepting new patients

I am suffering from severe numbness in my foot after a hip replacement surgery. Is it normal?

The nerve to your foot could have been injured during the fall or could have been injured during surgery. Your surgeon could help you with determining this. Then you can get a READ MORE
The nerve to your foot could have been injured during the fall or could have been injured during surgery. Your surgeon could help you with determining this. Then you can get a better idea when it may recover.

Does a shoulder dislocation always require a surgery?

You need a good x-ray study to determine that your shoulder is back in place. If you are under age 28, there is a good chance that your shoulder will require a surgical repair READ MORE
You need a good x-ray study to determine that your shoulder is back in place. If you are under age 28, there is a good chance that your shoulder will require a surgical repair to prevent repeated dislocations

How soon will I be able to run again after a knee replacement surgery?

I generally advise my patients against running after a total knee replacement. The prostheses are designed for the impact of walking. The metal surfaces that are bonded to your READ MORE
I generally advise my patients against running after a total knee replacement. The prostheses are designed for the impact of walking. The metal surfaces that are bonded to your bone do not have any cushion or resilience that cartilage has in a normal knee. It can take up to 3 months to restore a normal walking pattern after knee replacement surgery

Does my hip rod need changing?

No. Your fracture should be healed, so you don’t really need the rod to hold the bone in place.