Diabetes is one of the leading causes of disability and death in the United States.
Online PR News – 09-November-2016 – The Woodlands, TX – The Woodlands, Texas — (November, 2016) — Diabetes is one of the leading causes of disability and death in the United States. It can cause blindness, nerve damage, kidney disease, and other health problems if it’s not controlled. “We strive to educate our patients on their concerns of diabetes, provide the latest technology in medical and conservative treatment options for their disorders; and become not only their healthcare professional but also their friend” said Dr. Robert E. Neville.” Neville Foot and Ankle Centers have locations in The Woodlands, Conroe and Spring Texas. rnrnOne in 11 Americans have diabetes — that’s more than 29 million people. And another 86 million adults in the United States are at high risk of developing type 2 diabetes.rnNeville Foot & Ankle Centers is proud to have Dr. Stacey Curry as a member of the medical team. Dr. Curry is a leader in the field of diabetes and wound management. She specializes in treating the diabetic foot medically and surgically. Dr. Curry earned her Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree at Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine and was a recipient of Harvey T. Haber award for outstanding clinical diagnosis upon graduation. When she is not seeing patients, you can find her in the community educating diabetic patients and raising diabetic awareness. rnrnMany diabetic patients are unaware of their increased risk for vascular disease. Vascular disease is an abnormal condition of the blood vessels. Blocked or narrowed blood vessels, including arteries and veins, can lead to vascular disease. Diabetes, even if it is well-managed, is a risk factor for developing vascular disease, such as peripheral arterial disease (PAD), the number one risk factor for diabetic foot amputation.
Neville Foot & Ankle Centers are pleased to announce the opportunity for you to have a simple diabetic evaluation by Dr. Curry and non-invasive 15-minute screening in our office for the presence of PAD! If you suffer from diabetes you could be at risk. rnFor more information about Neville Foot & Ankle Centers, visit http://www.nevillefootandanklecenters.com or call 281.364.9041.rnrnAbout Neville Foot & Ankle Centers:rnNeville Foot & Ankle Centers, also known as Dr. Robert E. Neville and Associates, has served the medical and surgical community for over 30 years. Neville Foot & Ankle Centers provide complete medical and surgical care of the foot and ankle with locations in the Woodlands, Conroe, and Spring, and will be expanding to Magnolia and other locations in the Montgomery County area this year.