Why Choose Diabetic Footwear Shoes
Mountaineer Complete Care carries a complete line of Dr. Comfort affordable diabetic footwear to aid in the management of ongoing diabetic foot problems. Dr. Comfort special footwear is known for the finest quality in shoes, and slippers.
The main reasoning for special diabetic shoes and inserts for patients, is the fact that it helps prevent diabetic amputations. The rate of amputations for diabetics is almost 10 times above the average of people without diabetes. However, the great news is there are ensuring steps to be taken for people with diabetes that want to continue to walk with healthy feet, by wearing the proper diabetic footwear . It starts with understanding the effects diabetes has on your feet, and the proper plan of care to protect your feet. These two steps help in controlling foot calluses, deformities, ulcerations, and amputations. Therefore, controlling and understanding foot care programs can help reduce diabetic foot amputations up to 85%, on average.
How Diabetes Affects Your Feet
- Peripheral Vascular Disease (Poor blood flow)
- Diabetic Neuropathy (Nerve damage)
Diabetic Foot Problems
Anyone can get these associated foot problems. However, people with diabetes tend to have more serious afflictions from them.
- Athlete's Foot
- Fungal Infection of the Nails
- Dry skin
- Foot ulcers
- Ingrown toenails
- Plantar warts
The worst Diabetic foot problems can be controlled with the proper foot care plan, and the correct diabetic footwear from your practitioner. So, stop by Mountaineer Complete Care today to get your feet fitted with a Dr. Comfort trained staff member, and be on your way to having happy, healthy feet, with the best stylish Diabetic shoes!
- Many diabetic shoe styles to choose from
- Trained diabetic footwear staff members
- Width and extra depth diabetic shoes
- Lightweight diabetic shoe designs
Approximately 25% of individuals living with diabetes will develop diabetes-related foot problems. The right footwear can alleviate discomfort and provide protection.