Podiatrists Milwaukee WI

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Dr. Alan L Balkansky S.C.
(414) 219-0291
5404A N Lovers Ln
Milwaukee, WI
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 5:30 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 Sports Therapy, Podiatric Surgery, Podiatrists

Dr.Louis Lapow
(414) 281-7273
4220 S 27th St # 101
Milwaukee, WI
Gender
M
Speciality
Podiatrist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
3.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Dr.Steven Waldman
(262) 821-1588
3610 Michelle Witmer Memorial Drive
New Berlin, WI
Gender
M
Speciality
Podiatrist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
2.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Wauwatosa Foot Health Center - Steven Frydman DPM
(414) 475-5065
7635 W Bluemound Road
Milwaukee, WI
 
Daniel S. Toutant, DPM
(414) 384-2000 x41940
ClementZablockiV.A.M.C. , 5000W.NationalAve.
Milwaukee, WI
 
Dr. Alan L Balkansky S.C.
(262) 207-4579
101 Falls Road, Suite 600
Grafton, WI
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 8:45 AM - 6:00 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 Sports Therapy, Podiatric Surgery, Podiatrists

Dr.Frank Lavora
(414) 281-1688
6186 West Layton Avenue
Milwaukee, WI
Gender
M
Speciality
Podiatrist
General Information
Hospital: St. Lukes Medical Center
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 4, reviews.

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Jason Daniel Nowak, DPM
(414) 874-4500
Wheaton-Franciscan/St.JosephHospital , 5000W.ChambersSt.
Milwaukee, WI
 
Foot Wellness Center
(414) 271-0670
1442 N Farwell Avenue #605
Milwaukee, WI
 
Jeffrey Phillip Hall, DPM
(414) 227-1127
Lakshore Medical Clinic , 180 N. St.
Milwaukee, WI
 
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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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