If you're diabetic, you probably know that foot care is a prime concern. Nerve damage (peripheral neuropathy) can prevent you from feeling damage to your feet, which can lead to infections and other problems. Get your feet checked regularly by John M. Galant, DPM.
John M. Galant, DPM, has been
practicing podiatry since 1993.
Dr. Galant can prescribe shoes for diabetics. In addition, if you already have a prescription from another physician, our office offers a range of shoes with your issues in mind, as well as other useful foot care products.
Wounds and ulcerations
Diabetic shoes, available only by prescription, are designed to prevent the complications that come with diabetes, including strains, ulcers, calluses and infections.