At EFA, we take great pride in diabetic wound care treatment for our patients.
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Limb Salvage Q & A
What conditions do we treat for limb salvage?
- Diabetic wounds
- Foot infection
- Bone infection
- Joint infection
- Charcot arthropathy
How can EFA help?
We treat patients with the whole patient in mind. Wounds and infection typically occur in diabetic patients with neuropathy and sometimes peripheral vascular disease. Therefore, we work closely with your primary care physician, endocrinologist and cardiovascular doctors to help treat infection and wounds.
How is EFA different in treating limb salvage?
We are always looking for cutting edge solutions to help infection and wounds heal. We offer in office wound care treatment with various innovative products. In addition, we fit our patients with custom bracing for off-loading of wounds.
Is surgery an option?
Surgery is indicated if there is an active infection which is not amenable to oral antibiotics. Surgery can also be indicated if there is a deformity causing increased pressure on the wound. This can be discussed with our doctor.