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Comfort and protection

High-quality diabetic footwear

Why Do I Need Diabetic Footwear?

The main reasoning for diabetic shoes and inserts, 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. 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.

Our advantage

How diabetes affects your feet

- Many styles to choose from

- 25 years of experience

- Extra width and depth available

- Lightweight design to aid with fatigue

-Peripheral Vascular Disease (Poor blood flow)

 

-Diabetic Neuropathy (Nerve damage)

 

Approximately 25% of individuals living with diabetes will develop diabetes-related foot problems. The right footwear can alleviate discomfort and

provide protection.

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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

 

-Calluses

 

-Corns

 

-Blisters

 

-Bunions

 

-Dry skin

 

-Foot ulcers

 

-Ingrown toenails

 

-Plantar warts

 

 

Contact us today to learn more.

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Diabetic foot problems can be controlled with the proper foot care plan 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!

 

 

Contact us for more information regarding Diabetic Shoes!

 

 

 

Foot Problems Associated with Diabetes

Mountaineer Complete Care carries a complete line of Dr. Comfort diabetic shoes to aid in the management of ongoing diabetic foot problems. Dr. Comfort is known for the finest quality in shoes, and slippers.

 

 

 

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