Diabetic Foot Care

Millions of Americans have diabetes and it is estimated one half of all those people do not know they have the illness. Sometimes the very first symptoms can involve the feet. Abnormal sensations such as burning, tingling, numbness and pain are possible signs of a serious condition known as diabetic neuropathy.

Diabetic neuropathy is caused by high blood sugar levels which can make nerves swollen and malfunction. If you have diabetes or are having abnormal foot symptoms of any kind, make an appointment today to see Dr. McQuaid. He can help treat and prevent diabetic foot complications such as:

  • Poor Circulation
  • Numbness
  • Burning Pain
  • Infections
  • Ulcers
  • Fungus nails
  • Ingrown nails
  • Cracking Skin
  • Calluses, Corns or Warts.                         p_diabetes2

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