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.
When we are young, deep breaths were natural. As we age, life gets in the way and we forget to take the time to breathe deeply. Eventually, making our breaths become shallow and less fulfilling. Regain strength in your diaphragm by clicking the link and reading about diaphragmatic breathing: buff.ly/37hy8xT#HeartBlog... See MoreSee Less
Diaphragmatic breathing strengthens your diaphragm, which is an important muscle for deep breathing. There are many benefits to relearning how to breathe through your diaphragm. It is practiced in almost all meditation and relaxation techniques to reduce stress and lower blood pressure.
We are excited to have Shelby Wilkinson as our newest cath lab technician! Some of Shelby’s daily tasks include scrubbing in with the doctors during cath lab procedures and working with the team to ensure great patient outcomes. #WhatWeDo ... See MoreSee Less