At the office of Scott A Zimmerman, DPM and Vincent Traverso, DPM,
we want to keep our patients well informed. Below is a list of FAQ's and patient education. Feel free to contact our office for any additional information.
A podiatrist is a doctor of podiatric medicine (DPM). The practice of podiatry is a branch of medicine focused on the study of foot and ankle disorders including diagnosis, treatment and surgery.
If you have a persistent pain in your feet or ankles, have a wound that won't heal, have a noticeable change in color or condition to your nails or skin please call our office.
Foot pain is nothing to take lightly. Contact our office if you have pain that includes:
Caring for your feet is especially important for those living with diabetes because the disease can damage nerves and reduce blood flow to the feet. If not treated, foot wounds can send a person with diabetes to the hospital and possibly lead to amputation of the foot or leg. You can avoid foot problems and serious medical conditions by taking proper care of your feet including:
Contact the podiatry office of Scott A Zimmerman, DPM & Vincent Traverso, DPM
for all your foot, ankle, diabetic and wound care. 630-953-8088