Podiatrists Greensboro NC

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Podiatry Associates
(336) 303-1920
445 Pineview Dr, Suite 230
Kernersville , NC
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Hours
Monday 8:15 AM - 5:15 PM
Tuesday 8:15 AM - 5:15 PM
Wednesday 8:15 AM - 5:15 PM
Thursday 8:15 AM - 5:15 PM
Friday 8:15 AM - 5:15 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Bunion Treatment, Diabetic Shoes, Foot Orthotics, Foot Pain, Podiatric Deformities, Podiatric Disorder Treatment, Podiatric Orthopedics, Podiatric Paralytic Treatment, Podiatric Sports Therapy, Podiatric Surgery, Podiatrists

Martha Jullie Ajlouny, DPM
(336) 299-0271
Podiatry Associates , 530 N. Elam Ave. #A
Greensboro, NC
 
Triad Foot Center - Norman S Regal DPM
(336) 375-6990
2706 Saint Jude Street
Greensboro, NC
 
Richard Sikora, DPM
(336) 375-6990
The Triad Foot Center , 2706 St. Jude St.
Greensboro, NC
 
Triad Foot Center - Jeffrey A Petrinitz DPM
(336) 375-6990
2706 Saint Jude Street
Greensboro, NC
 
Greensboro Podiatry Associate - Martha J Ajlouny DPM
(336) 299-0271
601 Walter Reed Drive #1
Greensboro, NC
 
Crawford Foot Care - James G Crawford DPM
(336) 275-5571
107 N Murrow Boulevard #101
Greensboro, NC
 
Norman S. Regal, DPM
(336) 375-6990
The Triad Foot Center , 2706 St. Jude St.
Greensboro, NC
 
Jeffrey Petrinitz, DPM
(336) 375-6990
The Triad Foot Center , 2706 St. Jude St.
Greensboro, NC
 
Triad Foot Center - M Todd Hyatt DPM
(336) 375-6990
2706 Saint Jude Street
Greensboro, NC
 

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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