What You Need to Know About Diabetes Wound Care

Wounds Treatment

Individuals who lead an active lifestyle can get scratches and minor cuts from the activities they perform and undertake. For normal people, these wounds can easily heal over time. However, this is not the case for people who are living with diabetes. Individuals who are living with the disease make it much harder to deal […]

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WHAT DOES OUR PODIATRIST DO?? Here is a glimpse! Dr. Bui, at Howard County Foot and Ankle, is a fellowship-trained, board-certified foot and ankle surgeon, so when you come to our office, she will be able to address any foot and ankle needs you may have! For starters, she performs minimally invasive bunion surgery, hammertoe […]

Why We Are The Best Foot and Ankle Surgeons in Maryland

Podiatric Health Care

So how and why are we the best foot and ankle surgeons in Maryland? Feel free to pay us a visit to find out why we are a 5-star-rated podiatry practice located in Columbia Maryland. We serve surrounding cities such as Annapolis, Bowie, Ellicott City, Frederick, and Laurel as well. We are more than happy […]

Wound Care for Diabetics

Best Podiatrists

Maintaining blood sugar levels within the therapeutic window set by your physician might be difficult. That’s because fluctuations in blood sugar can be caused by a wide variety of factors, some of which may come as a complete surprise to you. But managing blood sugar levels is more complicated when you are already diagnosed with […]

Calluses – What Can You Do?

Do you have any thickened, dry, or hardened areas of skin on your feet? Have you ever wondered what they were and how to eliminate them? Let’s take a closer look.  Thickened areas of skin could be a variety of things: calluses, warts, or cysts, to name a few. Today we are going to take […]

Caring For Your Toenails

It’s more than just getting the occasional pedicure, right? What can you do at home on a regular basis to keep your toenails healthy and free from issues?  Let’s start with the basics. Trim your toenails! Did you know there’s a world record held for having the longest toenails at 6 inches long?! We don’t […]

Foot Wound Care for People Who are Always on their Feet

Propert Foot Wound Care

Our feet are some of the most battered parts of the body, especially as these appendages take on the weight of the whole body. This is why runners and regular people whose work requires them to be on their feet all day often experience pain located at these parts. Pain due to tiredness can be […]

Capsulitis

Have you ever started walking and it felt like you had a rock in your shoe? Was this pain in the ball of your foot and towards your second toe (the toe adjacent to your big toe)? If so, you may be experiencing a condition called capsulitis.  Second Toe Capsulitis- What is that?  Capsulitis most […]

Three Ways to Monitor and Care For Your Feet When You Have Diabetes

If you are a patient with an established history of neuropathy, diabetes, or vascular issues, you should be seeing a Podiatrist every 3 months for routine care. If you have any open wounds, you should be seen every 2 weeks. During the time between visits, here are three ways to monitor your care at home!  […]

Learn to Properly Care for Diabetic Foot Wounds

Properly Care for Diabetic Wound

Individuals who are living with diabetes are prone to suffering sores, infections, and other complications arising from the disease. This particular condition alone makes these patients at risk of getting not only foot ulcers and wounds but also puts them at higher chances of needing hospitalization, surgery, or worse amputation. Because of this, learning how […]