Podiatrists Johnstown PA

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Jhan V. Hellman, DPM
(814) 535-1341
142 Gazebo Park #203
Johnstown, PA
 
Brian Oberneder, DPM
(814) 255-9100
Foot & Ankle Clinic , 939 Menoher Blvd.
Johnstown, PA
 
Christy Nadine Leahey, DPM
(814) 255-6410
311 Warren St. #100
Johnstown, PA
 
Duane William Dumm, DPM
(814) 472-4919
Advantage Foot Care Associates , 171 Lovell Ave.
Ebensburg, PA
 
Dr. Paul D Cryan
(484) 253-4955
10000 Shannondell Dr
Audubon, PA
Hours
Monday 12:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 7:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Friday Closed
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Diabetic Shoes, Foot Orthotics, Podiatric Deformities, Podiatric Disorder Treatment, Podiatric Paralytic Treatment, Podiatric Sports Therapy, Podiatric Surgery, Podiatrists

Jason K. Pearson, DPM
(814) 254-4631
970 Franklin St.
Johnstown, PA
 
Brandon Jason Wilt, DPM
(814) 255-9100
939 Mencher Blvd.
Johnstown, PA
 
Melissa K. Dumm, DPM
(814) 472-4919
Advantage Foot Care Associates , 171 Lovell Ave.
Ebensburg, PA
 
Twin Rivers Podiatry Easton - Robert Kaplan, DPM
(484) 206-4089
1901 Hay Terrace
Easton, PA
Promotion
Initial Consultation Free ($125 Value)
Does not include Treatment or X-Rays
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
Bunion Treatment, Diabetic Shoes, Foot Orthotics, Foot Pain, Podiatric Deformities, Podiatric Disorder Treatment, Podiatric Orthopedics, Podiatric Paralytic Treatment, Podiatric Sports Therapy, Podiatrists

Berks-Lebanon Podiatry Centers
(484) 312-0914
200 Reading Avenue
Reading, PA
Hours
Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Thursday 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Bunion Treatment, Foot Orthotics, Foot Pain, Podiatric Deformities, Podiatric Disorder Treatment, Podiatric Orthopedics, Podiatric Paralytic Treatment, Podiatrists

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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