Podiatrists Sebring FL

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Joni Jones, DPM
(863) 382-3228
206W.CenterAve.
Sebring, FL
 
Timothy Chan, DPM
(863) 385-5525
3255 S. Highlands Ave.
Sebring, FL
 
Olga G. Luepschen, DPM
(863) 314-9255
Gentle Foot Care Center , 2 Ryant Blvd.
Sebring, FL
 
Evaristo E. Rivero, DPM
(863) 699-6001
230 E. Interlake Blvd.
Lake Placid, FL
 
Fit Feet For Life
(727) 777-4548
5500 Martin Luther Jr. St. N
St. Petersburg, FL
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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 Sports Therapy, Podiatric Surgery, Podiatrists

M. A. Morales, DPM
(863) 385-4972
(HOME)1704EvergreenSt.
Sebring, FL
 
Paul A. Ebanks, DPM
(863) 382-1570
Foot & Ankle Clinic of Mid FL , 4215 Sun N Lake Blvd.
Sebring, FL
 
Pamela S. Dolber, DPM
(863) 699-0710
Podiatry , 3 S. Main Ave.
Lake Placid, FL
 
Michael A. Garvin, DPM, P.A. - Foot & Ankle Specialist of The Treasure Coast
(772) 200-4222
150 SW Chamber Court, Suite 101
Port St. Lucie, FL
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 Sports Therapy, Podiatric Surgery, Podiatrists

Michael A. Garvin, DPM, P.A. - Foot & Ankle Specialist of The Treasure Coast
(772) 252-1516
1791 S.E. Port St. Lucie Blvd.
Port Saint Lucie, FL
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 Sports Therapy, Podiatric Surgery, 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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