BIOGRAPHY
Name

Kyle Klahs, D.O

Biography

Kyle was raised in Missouri, attending Westminster College in Fulton, Missouri and then medical school at A.T. Still University- Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine in Missouri before moving to El Paso, Texas for his residency in Orthopedic Surgery. He enjoys the outdoors, most any athletic endeavor and spending time with his family.

Topics

Scaphoid Fracture

The scaphoid is the most common carpal bone to be broken in the hand and often present as tenderness to the space in between the thumb and the index finger... Continue Reading

Proximal Interphalangeal Joint Flexion Contracture

Proximal interphalangeal joint (PIPJ) flexion contractures are a common complication from injuries to that joint or disease processes such as Dupytren contractures. The inability to extend fingers at the PIPJ... Continue Reading

Proximal Humerus Fractures

Proximal humerus fractures in the non-geriatric, adult population occur secondary to high energy trauma. Fractures of the humeral head that result in three or four parts, when the head splints... Continue Reading

Scaphoid Lunate Advanced Collapse

Scaphoid Lunate Advanced Collapse (SLAC wrist) is a progressive osteoarthritis caused by instability between the scaphoid and lunate carpal bones. When the ligament between those two carpal bones tears, either... Continue Reading