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Lecanto Office
2385 N Lecanto Hwy
Lecanto, FL 34461
352-746-0077


Homosassa Office
7165 W International Ct,
Homosassa, FL 34446
352-621-9200


Mailing Address
Citrus Podiatry Center PA
P.O. Box 1120
Lecanto, FL 34460-1120


What is a Podiatrist?

Lecanto, FL

A podiatrist is a doctor of podiatric medicine (DPM), also known as a podiatric physician and surgeon. Podiatrists diagnose and treat conditions of the foot, ankle and related structures of the leg.

What are the qualification of a podiatrist?

Podiatrists are the most qualified physicians to care for your feet. After completing four years of undergraduate studies, they complete four years of training in a podiatric medical school and on average, two to three years of hospital residency training. This training is similar to that of other physicians.

Podiatrist can specialize in many fields, including surgery, sports medicine, wound care, pediatrics and diabetic foot care.

Are podiatrists board certified?

Podiatrist can earn board certification with advanced training, clinical experience and by ultimately taking an exam. The American Board of Podiatric Medicine and the American Board of Podiatric Surgery are the certifying boards for podiatry.

Is Your Podiatrist a Board Certified Physician And Surgeon? Are They Board Certified In Wound Care?

Podiatry Care From The Professionals

Learn More About Your Feet and Ankles

Inspecting your feet everyday will help you identify potential problems. If you are unable to inspect the bottom of your feet, have someone else look for you. If you live alone, use a mirror with a long handle to visualize your feet.

In addition, managing your blood glucose will aid in the health of your feet. Following the treatment plan your primary care provider or endocrinologist has ordered for you is essential.document.write (“Monitoring your blood glucose and tracking your A1C level will assist you in the management of your diabetes. Eat healthy, exercise as prescribed, keep your scheduled appointments with your primary care physician, have your eyes examined yearly and remember to see your podiatrist every two months.

X-ray with one foot – Podiatry Care in Lecanto, FL

Ellen Daly, MS, ARNP, ANP-BC

Foot Notes

By Ellen Daly, MS, ARNP, ANP-BC

PLEASE VISIT THE FOLLOWING CENTERS FOR DISEASE, WEB SITE LINKS, FOR EDUCATIONAL INFORMATION ABOUT DIABETES AND FOOT HEALTH

IF YOU ARE A MEMBER OF AN ORGANIZATION AND WOULD LIKE DR. DALY TO LECTURE FOR YOUR GROUP, PLEASE CONTACT OUR OFFICE AND ASK TO SPEAK TO OUR NURSE PRACTITIONER: ELLEN DALY, ARNP, ANP-BC ALL LECTURES ARE FREE

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