More than 30 million US adults are living with diabetes.
Every 30 seconds someone undergoes an amputation as a result of diabetes.
Greatly decrease your risk of amputation when you seek the care of a team that specializes in diabetic foot ulcers.
The Amputation Prevention Center at First Coast Cardiovascular Institute is here for you.
If you have been told amputation is your only choice, contact us today.
The Amputation Prevention Center at First Coast Cardiovascular Institute is here for you. We have a dedicated limb preservation and wound care team comprised of interventional cardiologists, endovascular experts, and wound care providers.
Don’t take our word for it. Ask the thousands of patients who have come to us for amputation prevention and limb preservation, since 2002. Our patients seek our care from across the nation. Together, we can make unnecessary amputations a misfortune of the past.
Dr. Youssef Al-Saghir, our Director of Clay County Operations, inserts a defibrillator into a patient. A defibrillator is a device used to restore normal heartbeat by sending an electric shock back to the heart. #HeartHealth #FactFriday ... See MoreSee Less
Heart disease and stroke cost American nearly $1 billion a day in lost productivity. Although health is more important than money, it is still essential to live a healthier lifestyle to improve your risk of cardiovascular disease and reduce this massive amount of spending in America. Click the link to see 5 tips on improving your productivity at work while staying heart healthy. #HeartBlog ... See MoreSee Less
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