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Diabetes Awareness Month

Posted by on Nov 15, 2014 in Diabetic Foot Care | Comments Off on Diabetes Awareness Month

Diabetes Awareness Month

Since it’s Diabetes Awareness Month, it’s a great time to talk about the foot care required for diabetics. Diabetics are at high risk for foot related injuries and complications. Our Diabetic Care includes: Foot ulcers Vascular and neurological work up Dermatological evaluation Gait analysis Appropriate shoe gear Nutrition Diabetes is the leading cause of amputations of the lower limbs. Diabetic foot screenings are performed twice a year in our office along with your patient’s routine diabetic care scheduled every 9 weeks. We continue to improve our practice to make certain your patients get the most up to date quality Foot and Ankle care in the area. We...

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