Diabetic Foot Problems

With nearly 30 million Americans diagnosed with diabetes, foot care for diabetic patients is truly vital to their overall well-being. That’s why it’s so important that Frisco patients with diabetes understand the importance of regular visits to a foot doctor like Dr. Verville of RNV Podiatry. After all, your feet provide the foundation on which you stand, walk, and…(more)

Diabetic foot problems, such as nerve damage (or Diabetic Neuropathy) and reduced blood flow to your feet are serious issues for Frisco area patients that can cause even more severe consequences. Currently, 30,000,000 people in the United States are diabetic, with over 1,000,000 new patients being diagnosed every year. At the same time, more than 65,000 lower limbs are…(more)

There are 30 million Diabetics in the United States, and more than 1 million new patients are diagnosed every year. Chances are if you are in the Frisco area, you know somebody affected by Diabetes. And while most people associate Diabetes with high blood sugar, medication and insulin injections, the disease can also cause serious problems with your feet….(more)

More than 50% of diabetic foot amputations can be avoided according to podiatric research. This is great news considering that till just recently, there were few alternatives to amputation. A leading podiatrist (physician who treats feet, ankle and leg problems) says that the most common cause that sends diabetics to a hospital is their feet and it is also…(more)

Diabetes by the Numbers