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CSU Shoe Clinic for Patients with Diabetes

Program Type: Local Effort - Programs and/or activities that have not been evaluated but are identified by local programs as producing positive results.

Description:
The CSU has offered a shoe clinic for patients with diabetes. The purpose of the clinic is to provide properly fitting footwear and appliances. The first objective is to reduce complications by eliminating pressure points and irritation from improperly fitting shoes. A second objective is to encourage increased activity and assist in reducing complications through maintaining better diabetes control.

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Health Indicator(s):
Diabetes , Health Education

Service Area:
Nashville

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Name: Lisa Martin, RD, CDE
Site or Location Name: Catawba Service Unit-Diabetes Shoe Clinic
Address:
2893 Sturgis Rd
Rock Hill, SC 29732
Email: Lisa.Martin@ihs.gov
Phone: (803) 366-9090