How Do I Avoid Foot Complications with Diabetes?
Dr. Matthew Neuhaus of Neuhaus Foot and Ankle in Middle Tennessee explains the basics about diabetes and what effects diabetes can have on your feet. There are possible diabetic complications for you feet, and the complications can be as serious as amputation. Dr. Neuhaus also talks about diabetic neuropathy and how to keep your feet healthy if you are a diabetic patient. If you are diabetic, it is important to be careful with your feet, even when doing simple tasks like clipping your nails. Infections can have serious consequences for diabetic patients. Visiting your podiatrist to have your nails trimmed and your shoes custom fitted can help diabetic patients to avoid many complications in the feet.
Neuhaus Foot and Ankle has four office locations: Smyrna, Brentwood, Lebanon, and Hermitage. For more information, you can call our office at 615-220-8788 or at our toll-free number 888-713-0906, or you can request an appointment online.