Keep Your Feet Safe From the Side Effects of Diabetes
ASK ABOUT OUR DIABETIC FOOT CARE SERVICES IN FRUITLAND & NAMPA, ID
Diabetes often comes with a wide range of side effects, including nerve damage and poor blood circulation. The nerve damage, or neuropathy, can make you lose feeling in your feet, while the poor circulation makes it harder for your feet to heal after an injury. If you're not careful, these two complications can cause you to develop severe foot and ankle problems.
Foot and Ankle Medical Center offers comprehensive diabetic foot care services in Nampa, ID and Fruitland, ID. Our dedicated team can help you monitor the impact that diabetes has on your feet and ankles, so you can combat small problems before they get worse.
Call 208-466-3338 today to find out more about our diabetic foot care services in Nampa, ID. We're always happy to answer your questions.
HOW TO TAKE CARE OF YOUR DIABETIC FEET
Being protective about your diabetic foot care can save you from dealing with surgeries down the line. If you want to learn how to take care of your diabetic feet, you can count on Foot and Ankle Medical Center to give you helpful tips. For starters, you should:
- Wash and dry your feet daily with mild soap and water
- Inspect your feet daily for cuts, blisters, cracked skin, tenderness or other issues
- Keep your toenails trimmed and clean
- Wear comfortable shoes that give your feet room to breathe
Contact Foot and Ankle Medical Center now to get more advice about ways to take care of your diabetic feet. An experienced professional in Fruitland & Nampa, ID can provide you with a variety of resources to help you get started.