Complications Of Diabetes
The following are complications associated with diabetes:
- Athlete’s foot (Tinea Pedis)
- Charcot’s Foot (Charcot’s Arthropathy)
- Onychomycosis (Fungal Nail Infections)
What To Expect With Your Diabetic Assessment
We test the productiveness of the following functions:
- blood circulation
- peripheral nervous system
We use a non-invasive method for testing your pedal pulses including the use of a vascular doppler in conjunction with the application of 10-gram monofilament when testing your nerves for sensation.
We also assess the state of your:
- skin condition
- bone and joint function
Once you have completed your assessment, you will be given both a short and long-term plan to reduce your risk of severe complications in the future
Be empowered with this knowledge so you can gain control and maintain a mobile quality of life.