Podiatrists Des Moines IA

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Foot & Ankle Institue of Iowa
(515) 954-7100
2629 Beaver Ave Suite 15
Des Moines, IA
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Diabetic Shoes, Foot Orthotics, Podiatric Deformities, Podiatric Disorder Treatment, Podiatric Orthopedics, Podiatric Paralytic Treatment, Podiatric Sports Therapy, Podiatric Surgery, Podiatrists

Dr.Bryan Trout
(515) 247-8400
411 Laurel St # 3300
Des Moines, IA
Gender
M
Speciality
Podiatrist
General Information
Hospital: Mercy, Etc.
Online Appt Scheduling: Yes
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
3.2, out of 5 based on 2, reviews.

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Dr.Jill Frerichs
(515) 471-9373
3200 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA
Gender
F
Speciality
Podiatrist
General Information
Hospital: Des Moines University
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
3.0, out of 5 based on 2, reviews.

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Dr.Eric Barp
(515) 875-9876
Ste 160, 5950 University Avenue
West Des Moines, IA
Gender
M
Speciality
Podiatrist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
4.2, out of 5 based on 19, reviews.

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Dr.DENISE MANDI
(515) 282-2319
ANP Foot \x26 Ankle Clinic, 6053 SE 14th Street
Des Moines, IA
Gender
F
Speciality
Podiatrist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
1.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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David C. Johnson, Dpm
(515) 257-7590
1313 Pleasant Dr
West Des Moines, IA
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Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Diabetic Shoes, Foot Orthotics, Foot Pain, Podiatric Deformities, Podiatric Disorder Treatment, Podiatric Paralytic Treatment, Podiatric Surgery, Podiatrists

Dr.John Bennett
(515) 271-1731
3200 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA
Gender
M
Speciality
Podiatrist
General Information
Online Appt Scheduling: Yes
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
1.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Dr.Michael Lee
(515) 222-3151
1601 Northwest 114th Street #347
Clive, IA
Gender
M
Speciality
Podiatrist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
3.0, out of 5 based on 6, reviews.

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Dr.Lee Evans
(515) 224-1414
6001 Westown Parkway
West Des Moines, IA
Gender
M
Speciality
Podiatrist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
2.5, out of 5 based on 4, reviews.

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Dr.DAVID YOUNT
2459 East Euclid Avenue
Des Moines, IA
Gender
M
Speciality
Podiatrist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Advice on Diabetic Foot and Toenail Care

Foot skin and toenail problems in patients with diabetes can lead to amputation. Early detection and treatment are always the best prevention techniques. In this review article, doctors from the Long Beach Memorial Medical Center discuss myths and advice related to diabetic foot care.

The first and best advice is to check the skin and toenails of the feet every day. Many people with diabetes also have a loss of normal sensation in the feet. They don't feel small sores, breaks, or changes in the skin. Wearing white socks can also help show any oozing or bleeding from sores or wounds.

Any change should be reported to your doctor or health care provider.
This is important because people with chronic diabetes are more likely to have poor circulation. This is especially true in the feet because they are the farthest away from the heart. Loss of blood supply to a wound can lead to infection.

Poor circulation combined with loss of sensation is a recipe for poor or delayed wound healing. This is all the more reason why early treatment is advised. Even before early intervention, preventing toenail disease and skin wounds are the primary goals.

Amputation is not a sign that the patient or the treatment has failed. Sometimes long-standing problems just can't be treated effectively any other way. If the patient isn't going to heal and will continue to lose function, amputation may be the best approach.

Patients may not have the resources or help they need to avoid s...

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