Diabetic Foot Care

Diabetic Foot Assessment

diabetic1Age can be a major factor in relationship to the state and health of the body’s tissues. Often seen as a negative impact to mobility, independence and your lifestyle.

With over 25 years of extensive knowledge and experience Alex Adam and his team at AMA Podiatry not only assess the health of your feet, but the health of your entire body as you age.

By taking a in-depth approach, we review your current history, doctors reports, associated health problems to formulate a medical and holistic approach for your treatment.

Part of that assessment includes the analysis of the following;

  • Walking patterns
  • Skin changes
  • Pressure areas
  • Nail changes
  • Orthopaedic changes
  • Gait changes

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Our Podiatry staff fully understands the condition and the mechanism that lead to complications. We thoroughly investigate any neurovascular problems, which allows the early detection of changes bought about by diabetes. AMA are happy to discuss walking programs, foot wear needs and general health needs that relate to diabetes.

diabetic2AMA clinics contains the necessary equipment to allow various investigations including;

  • Arterial Doppler recording
  • 02 Specific gravity reading
  • Full neurovascular assessments

We have a dedicated room with full computer aided gait analysis system, for early detection of pressure point problems of the feet. Our strict sterilization procedures and infection control (as per 2016 podiatry standards) ensures the lowest risk of infection and cross contamination while treating all patients.

By carrying out a full assessment , combined with early detection of these issues, our podiatry team can minimize and in some cases reverse the pathology present.

For more information on how we can help you, please call us on 9576 9495 or complete our enquiry form: Enquiry Form

 

Diabetes and Wound Care

diabetic3Our senior Podiatrist at AMA has been leading the way in diabetes treatment in Melbourne for the past 14 years. By understanding the mechanism of the disease ( type1 &2) we can develop a treatment plan involving you, and your own medical team.

As a trained diabetic educator Alex and AMA understands the impact of living with a chronic illness. We are fully aware of how important accurate information can influence your lifestyle.
All to often you the patient receives conflicting information and we are well versed in clarifying the disease and its associated pathology. By using a medical and holistic approach for your treatments and wound care, we have shown proven results in reversing the effects of this disease.

We are all aware that experience comes at a cost

AMA Podiatry have qualified Podiatrists, all have specific training in different treatments. All treatment plans are scrutinized by our Principal Podiatrist, ensuring the highest level of care.

We are able to offer BULK BILLING for Medicare and EPC patients, for general podiatry and neurovascular treatments.

Conditions apply.

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For more information on how we can help you, please call us on 9576 9495 or complete our enquiry form: Enquiry Form