People with diabetes are at greater risk for foot complications. One reason is the loss of feeling due to nerve damage associated with diabetes. This makes it more likely to develop a non-healing ulcer. By the time you can actually “see” the wound, it is often too late, resulting in amputation. Diabetic shoes can help prevent serious foot complications along with proper foot monitoring and care.
Stop by the pharmacy so we can provide you with a brochure you can take to your Primary Care Physician to see if you qualify and get your paperwork started. Don’t worry if you can’t make it down, we attached a copy below for your reference.