Diabetic Foot

Diabetes can be dangerous to your feet – even a small cut can produce serious consequences. Diabetes may cause nerve damage that takes away the feeling in your feet. Diabetes may also reduce blood flow to the feet, making it harder to heal an injury or resist infection. Because of these problems, you may not notice a foreign object in your shoe. As a result you could develop a blister or a sore. This could lead to an infection or a non-healing wound that could put you at risk for an amputation.

For more information, click on the following links;

-General Care

-Nerve Problems

-Charcot

-Wounds

-Circulation

-Amputation

 

 

Scranton

3 Abington Executive Park

Suite 7

Clark Summit PA 18411

570-586-5687

 

 
Hazleton

679 South Church Street

Hazleton PA 18201

570-455-3060