Podiatrists Duluth GA

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Dr Brad Castellano
(706) 523-3456
5875 Thompson Mill Road Suite 140
Hoschton, GA
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Monday Closed
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Dr.JAVAN BASS
(770) 484-9599
428 Winn Court
Decatur, GA
Gender
M
Speciality
Podiatrist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 3, reviews.

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Anthony Michael Cutsuries, DPM
(770) 497-8283
3655 Howell Ferry Rd. #100
Duluth, GA
 
Jon A. Zarett, DPM
(770) 441-1515
3949 Holcomb Bridge Rd. #102
Norcross, GA
 
Jill K. Stepnicka, DPM
(770) 418-0456
4355 Johns Creek Pkwy. #520
Suwanee, GA
 
Dr.Tammy Gephart
30068
147 Johnson Ferry Road, #4230
Marietta, GA
Gender
F
Speciality
Podiatrist
General Information
Hospital: N. Fulton Regional
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Dr.Allen Lazerson
(770) 951-8976
1234 Powers Ferry Rd SE # 103
Marietta, GA
Gender
M
Speciality
Podiatrist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 2, reviews.

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Richard Pat Mistretta, DPM
(770) 232-9778
Affiliated Foot & Ankle , 3071 Peachtree Industrial Blvd. #110
Duluth, GA
 
Wayne Jay Dubner, DPM
(770) 552-2760
(HOME)8870GlenFerryDr.
Alpharetta, GA
 
Rupal P. Gupta-Patel, DPM
(770) 418-0456
Atlanta Podiatry , 4355 Pkwy. #520
Johns Creek, GA
 
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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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