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.
In order to slow the spread of COVID-19, the CDC recommends reducing the amount of times you touch your face. This can be difficult considering a person touches their face about 23 times an hour on average, according to the National Institutes of Health. Click play to read 5 tips to break the habit of constantly touching your face, from the AHA. #MedicalMonday... See MoreSee Less
At FCCI we are committed to slowing the spread of COVID-19. However, heart disease does not stop and neither do we. We are still actively working in the hospitals and office while taking every precaution necessary to stay safe, like using Televisit. Thank you for being patient during this time. Sincerely, the FCCI Family. For more information about TeleVisit click here:https://buff.ly/2INTlG6 ... See MoreSee Less
Our community partners at Northeast Florida AHEC are holding virtual tobacco support groups. If you or a loved one could benefit from this, please do take advantage of this free program by clicking the link for more information: ... See MoreSee Less
Tobacco Cessation & Training Northeast Florida AHEC in partnership with Tobacco Free Florida has made it a priority to provide tobacco cessation opportunities throughout the State, while training current and future healthcare professionals on how to assist tobacco-using patients. Tobacco Free Florid...