Diabetes Mellitus Treatments

Diabetes Mellitus is a disease that results when the body is not able to control the amount of sugar in the blood. In Type I diabetes, also known as juvenile or insulin dependent diabetes, the pancreas does not produce enough of the hormone insulin. Read more about the condition

Treatment depends on the requirements of the individual. Some options may be:

Foot drop → ankle foot orthosis

Deformities → foot orthoses, orthopaedic shoes, ankle foot orthoses

Loss of protective sensation → foot orthoses, orthopaedic shoes

Poor balance → foot orthoses, orthopaedic shoes, ankle foot orthosis

Ulcer → foot orthoses, orthopaedic shoes, ankle foot orthoses, CROW walker, removable cast walker

Charcot arthropathy → CROW walker, removable cast walker, foot orthoses, orthopaedic shoes, ankle foot orthosis