Diabetic Foot Care

People who have been diagnosed with Diabetes should see a Podiatrist on a regular basis to assist in their foot care. Diabetics may have a loss of sensation and reduced circulation as the disease progresses. This can affect their healing and they are at greater risk of developing infections. The goal in treating Diabetics is to prevent infection and ensure there is no loss of limbs. A podiatrist is an integral part of a Diabetics overall health and wellbeing.